Chief Of Navy Republic of Singapore calls on Indian CNS
New Delhi: Rear Admiral Ng Chee Peng, Chief of Navy, Republic of Singapore Navy called on Admiral RK Dhowan, Chief of Naval staff earlier this month wherein the visiting Chief honoured the sacrifice made by our soldiers by laying a wreath at ‘Amar Jawan Jyoti’, India Gate, New Delhi.
The visit of Singapore Naval Chief was to enhance the cooperation between both navies and strengthen historical ties between both navies. Incidentally, 2014-15 marks the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between India and Singapore. The interaction between the Armed forces of the two countries has been historic, since both countries operated together in various campaigns during the Second World War. Presently, Singapore has a Defence Cooperation Agreement besides a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement with India. The two Chiefs discussed issues of cooperation between both navies and regional maritime security.