Amidst the standoff with China , India’s high intensity ‘Kavach’ gets underway

New Delhi, Jan 25: The Indian Military today carried out a large scale high-intensity offensive and defensive manoeuvres in the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal in an exercise, codenamed Kavach or shield. 

The military drill was coordinated by the Port Blair based Andaman and Nicobar Command. The defence ministry announced on Thursday that the exercise will be carried out next week to fine-tune joint war fighting capabilities and sharpen operational synergy between the three services. 

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How India’s Kavach will add to China’s Malacca Dilemma

New Delhi, Jan 22: China’s apprehension is that major naval powers are controlling the Malacca Strait between Malaysia and Indonesia as a result of which vital supply lines are interdicted.

More than 80 per cent of China’s oil imports pass through the 350 km strait that connects the Indian Ocean and South China Sea.

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Indian Military’s Kavach is a message to Beijing that Indian Ocean Region isn’t South China Sea

New Delhi, Jan 21: The Indian Military will execute high-intensity offensive and defensive manoeuvres in the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal in an exercise. Codenamed Kavach or shield.

The military drill be coordinated by the Port Blair based Andaman and Nicobar Command. The defence ministry announced on Thursday that the exercise will be carried out next week to fine-tune joint warfighting capabilities and sharpen operational synergy between the three services.

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