Admiral Shekar Sinha on Thursday welcomed the entry of Iran’s 28th Flotilla accompanied by Younus submarine at Mumbai port and met commander of the 28th Flotilla Babak Balouch.

Admiral Sinha voiced his readiness for expansion of ties with the Iranian Navy, and said, “The Indian Navy has full readiness to expand relations between the two countries’ navies and exchange of a flotilla to Bandar Abbas port.”

He underlined that the two countries can set a framework for joint naval cooperation and providing the security of cargo ships in India’s Western waters. […]