Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force meets Navy Commander | Daily News

Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force meets Navy Commander

The Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria met with Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne at the Navy Headquarters today, stated the Sri Lanka Navy. The visiting Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force was received by Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Meril Sudarshana and he was then ushered to accord the Guard of Honour in compliance with naval tradition. Subsequent to that, Commander of the Navy warmly received the Chief of the Air Staff of India and introduced the Navy’s Board of Management to him. Thereupon, Air Chief Marshal Bhadauria and Vice Admiral Ulugetenne exchanged views on matters of bilateral importance to both parties and the cordial meeting culminated with an exchange of mementos as tokens of memory of the visit to the Navy Headquarters.

 


 The Chief of Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria, currently in Sri Lanka on a four-day goodwill visit for the 70th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force, called on Chief of Defence Staff and Army Commander Gen.Shavendra Silva at the Army Headquarters at Sri Jayawardenepura yesterday morning and extended courtesies to the Commander. The Indian Chief of Staff assured Sri Lanka that India is ready to assist in every possible front in terms of defence cooperation, adding that the defence relationship of the two countries’ forces are bound to improve and strengthen further. Picture by Rukmal Gamage