The Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Federation Navy, Admiral Vladimir Korolev, who is on an official trip to India from March 15-18 will visit the indigenously built destroyer INS Mysore, Naval Dockyard and Mazagon Dock and Shipbuilders Limited, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.
The visit is likely to boost cooperation between the two navies at a time when Make in India is making headways and Joint ventures define the defence cooperation between the two countries.
Admiral Korolev is leading a four-member Russian Navy delegation. The visit aims at consolidating bilateral naval relations between India and Russia and also to explore new avenues for naval cooperation.
In addition to New Delhi, the Admiral is also scheduled to hold discussions with the Commander-in-Chief of the Western Naval Command.