Mormugao Current Affairs, GK & News

The first phase of Indo-French joint naval exercise ‘Varuna 2018’ started in Goa

The first phase of Indo-French joint naval exercise ‘Varuna 2018’ has kickstarted at the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) in Vasco, Goa on March 19, 2018. The exercise is being held in the Arabian Sea off the Goa coast. French submarine and frigate Jean de Vienne and Indian destroyer INS Mumbai and frigate Trikand with their ..

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Indian Navy's most Advanced Guided Missile Destroyer Mormugao launched

Indian Navy’s indigenously built most Advanced Guided Missile Stealth Destroyer ‘Mormugao’ was launched in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The bedecked ship was launched by Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba’s wife Reena at a function at Mazagaon Docks. Key Facts It has been Christened ‘Mormugao’ after the Mormugao port of Goa, the home State of Union Defence Minister ..

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12th Plan: 7 Major ports in 7 Coastal States

Government is planning to develop one major port each in seven coastal states during the 12th Five Year Plan. The estimated cost of investment is pegged between Rs 18,000 crore and Rs 20,000 crore from 2012 to 2017.The Centre needs to spend Rs 2,500 crore or more to develop each port. Currently, there are 13 ..

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