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Indian Navy: Maritime service branch of the Indian Armed Forces
The Indian Navy is the naval branch of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Navy. The Chief of Naval Staff, a four-star admiral, commands the navy. As a blue-water navy, it operates significantly in Persian Gulf Region and the Horn of Africa to the Strait of Malacca, and routinely conducts anti-piracy operations and partners with other navies in the region. It also conducts routine two to three month-long deployments in the South and East China seas as well as the western Mediterranean sea simultaneously.

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India successfully test-fires Supersonic Missile Assisted Torpedo in Odisha |Oneindia News [Video]

India successfully test-fires Supersonic Missile Assisted Torpedo in Odisha |Oneindia News

India on Monday successfully conducted a test-fire of its Supersonic Missile Assisted Torpedo in Odisha. The weapon system has been developed by DRDO or Defense Research and Development Organisation..

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Indian Navy commissions Scorpene-class submarine INS Vela in Mumbai | Oneindia News [Video]

Indian Navy commissions Scorpene-class submarine INS Vela in Mumbai | Oneindia News

The Indian Navy commissioned a Scorpene-class submarine, INS Vela, at the naval dockyard in Mumbai on Thursday. INS Vela is the fourth Scorpene-class submarine to be commissioned in the Indian..

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