October 28, 2015

INS Agrani

To commemorate the Golden Jubilee of INS Agrani a Special Cover was released by Flag Officer Commanding-in-chief, Vice-Admiral, Sunil Lanba and Postmaster General, Coimbatore, Ms. Manju P. Pillai on 18th September 2015.

The name Agrani is a Sanskrit word meaning - The leader.  It is the only establishment in the Navy for training the senior sailors of all branches in one place.  The multi dimensional role of Agrani involves Leadership and Management training, administering teh. Naval Shooting Team and supporting the Aircraft and Engine Holding Unit along with housing the Naval Selection Board.  INS Agrani, has completed 50 years of Glorious Service to the Nation.

Cover Code: TN/20/201
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

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