On the inspiration day of the Indian Coast Guard (ICG), Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday praised the safety pressure terming it as ”vigilant” and ”valourous”.
“Greetings to Indian Coast Guard personnel and their households on their forty fifth Elevating Day. The Indian Coast Guard has distinguished itself as a vigilant and valourous pressure. It has performed a major function in securing the Indian Coasts. I salute their service to the nation,” mentioned the Union Defence Minister on Twitter.
The Indian Coast Guard is celebrating its forty fifth Elevating Day right now.
In line with the Ministry of Defence, the ICG has performed a major function in securing the Indian Coasts and implementing laws throughout the maritime zones of India.
The Indian Coast Guard was incepted on February 1, 1977. True to its motto “Vayam Rakshamah” that means ”We shield”, the service has to its credit score saving over 10,000 lives and apprehending round 14,000 accused since its inception in 1977. On common, the Coast Guard saves one life each second day at sea.