Kochi, Sep 28 (PTI) Commemorating the second anniversary of surgical strikes by the Army across the LoC, a Parakram Parv exhibition was inaugurated by Southern Naval Command Chief of Staff Rear Admiral R J Nadkarni here Friday. Also Read - First Woman Pilot of Indian Navy to Join Operations in Kochi on December 2

The exhibition being organised at the Lulu Mall has a static display of various ship and aircraft, mannequins of divers, as well as naval equipment with guides to explain the role and function of each to the visitors. Also Read - Japanese naval ship on 3-day visit to Kochi

In addition, a number of videos on military and naval operations both during peace and war are being screened during the three-day exhibition, a Defence release said here. Also Read - Aero Club bets big on WOODS brand; eyes 20 stores by Dec 2019

Speaking on the occasion, Rear Admiral Nadkarni said the commemoration was to remind the public about the valour and strength of the armed forces and also to instill a sense of patriotism in the youth besides paying respects to the brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the honour of the country.

The other highlights of the exhibition over the next two days include on spot contests with attractive prizes, commentary on the Armed Forces and ‘selfie stations’ with imposing backdrops for the visitors, the release said.

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