About 81 per cent of the ship is indigenous and is well-equipped to fight in nuclear, biological and chemical warfare Photograph:( Others )
With a displacement of 3500 tonnes, the sleek and magnificent ship spans 109 meters in length and 14 meters at the beam||It is propelled by four diesel engines to achieve speeds in excess of 25 knots
INS Kiltan - an Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvette, was commissioned into the Indian navy by defense minister Nirmala Sitharaman today.
The ship will greatly boost India's ASW capability in Indian Navy and the Eastern Fleet in particular.
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