ICGS Vigraha Decommissioned
Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Vigraha was decommissioned after the 29 glorious years of service from 1990 to 2019.
- ICGS Vigraha, a frontline offshore patrol vessel commissioned on April 12, 1990.
- It was the seventh offshore patrol vessel built by the Mazagaon Dock Limited, Mumbai.
- The ship which was later based at Visakhapatnam was instrumental in protecting the east coast in general and Andhra Pradesh coast in particular since then.
ICGS Vigraha was instrumental in saving many lives at sea and had helped in the apprehension of many smugglers and poachers.