Japanese delegation visits Coast Guard HQ in Mumbai

Mumbai, Sep 10 (PTI) An eight-member delegation of Japan Coast Guard visited Regional Headquarters of the Coast Guard at Worli in Mumbai on Monday.The visit was aimed at strengthening the ties between

Published: September 10, 2018 11:23 PM IST

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Japanese delegation visits Coast Guard HQ in Mumbai

Mumbai, Sep 10 (PTI) An eight-member delegation of Japan Coast Guard visited Regional Headquarters of the Coast Guard at Worli in Mumbai on Monday.

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The visit was aimed at strengthening the ties between the Coast Guards of two countries for better co-ordination and joint operations in future, a defence release said.

The Japan Coast Guard has had a regular presence in the Bay of Bengal since 2000 as part of `Sahyog-Kaijin’ exercises with the Indian Coast Guard, it said.

A joint Indo-Japan Coast Guard exercise was held in January this year off Chennai coast.

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Published Date: September 10, 2018 11:23 PM IST