Rear Admiral Suraj Berry, NM, VSM takes over the Command of Eastern Fleet, the Sword Arm of the Eastern Naval Command from Rear Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi, AVSM, NM at an impressive ceremony held at the Naval Base, Visakhapatnam on 30 March 19.
Rear Admiral Mahesh Singh, NM assumed charge as Flag Officer Commanding Karnataka Naval Area at a ceremonial parade at Karwar.
He is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy, he was commissioned into the #IndianNavy in January 1987 and is a Navigation and Direction specialist.
List of Agreements/MoUs signed during Hon'ble President's State Visit to Bolivia:
1. Agreement on Exemption of Visa for Diplomatic and Official Passport holders
2. MoU between Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi and the Diplomatic Academy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bolivia
3. MoU on Cooperation regarding Bi-Oceanic Railway Integration Corridor Project
4. MoU on Cooperation in the field of Geology and Mineral Resources
5. Programme of Cultural Exchange between Govt of India and the Govt of the Plurinational State of Bolivia for the period 2019-21
6. Agreement between the Govt of India and the PlurinationalState of Bolivia for the Establishment of an India-Bolivia Centre of Excellence for Information & Communication Technologies (IB-CENETIC)
7. MoU between the Government of India and the Govt of Plurinational State of Bolivia on cooperation in the field of Traditional Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy
8. Memorandum of Understanding between Indian Space Research Organisation and AgenciaBolivianaEspacial on Cooperation in the exploration and the uses of outer space for peaceful purposes.
State-owned gas utility GAIL India Ltd has signed an agreement with Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) for cooperation in the development of solar power projects.
The memorandum of understanding aims at building a closer strategic partnership between the two Maharatna PSUs for jointly pursuing commercial solar power projects through participation in tariff / Viability Gap Funding (VGF) based competitive bidding process.