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A large-scale tri-service joint amphibious exercise AMPHEX – 21 was conducted in the Andaman & Nicobar group of islands.
- Exercise AMPHEX- 21: It is a tri-service joint amphibious exercise which involved the participation of Navy, Army and Air force.
- To validate India’s capabilities to safeguard the territorial integrity of it’s island territories.
- It also aims to enhance operational synergy and joint warfighting capabilities amongst the three Services.
- Exercise KAVACH for the defence of Andaman & Nicobar Islands also formed a part of the exercise.
Source: The Statesman