Indian Navy

11/13/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/12/2020 23:26

‘Prerna Sthal’ Dedicated to the Work Force of Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam

Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief, Eastern Naval Command dedicated the 'Prerna Sthal' to the Work force of Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam at a ceremony attended by senior Naval Officers, Captains of the industry, dignitaries from Visakhapatnam and the Work Force of Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam on 12 Nov 20.

The 'Prerna Sthal' (Motivation Centre) has been created with in-house efforts of the Naval Dockyard and is aimed as a symbol of the pride in self-reliance and a motivator for achieving Aatma Nirbhar Bharat in repairs and refits of ships and submarines. The Prerna Sthal comprises a 30.5 m high National Flag Mast, inclusive of a 20x30 feet National Flag, unknown workers statues, and an arc-shaped building housing the capabilities of the Yard and its development over the ages. This ceremony kick starts the Golden Jubilee Year of the Naval Dockyard which will commence from Mar 2021.