Ram Nath Kovind presents ‘President's Colour’ to Indian Naval Academy

South India

KANNUR: President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday awarded the ‘President's Colour’, the highest honour that is bestowed upon a military unit, to the Indian Naval Academy at Kannur in Kerala.

President's Colour is a visible symbol of excellence and is earned through worthy contribution both during war and peace.
In his address at the Ezhimala Naval Academy, the President complimented the commandants, all instructors and officers involved in training for producing multi-faceted officers for Indian Navy.
Highlighting a number of security challenges facing the country today, Kovind said.
"The country looks upon you to deliver each and every time whether it is a full fledged conflict, natural calamity, law and order challenge or our diplomatic mission."
According to the media report, Kovind, who is on a two-day visit to Kerala, will hold talks with the officers in the academy.
Award of the President's Colour to Indian Naval Academy is a recognition of the yeoman service rendered by the institution in training and shaping Indian Naval officers over the last 50 years at three different locations - Kochi, Goa and Ezhimala.

With inputs from Agency
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