Prez Mukherjee conveys greetings on 39th anniversary of Indian Coast Guard


President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended his greetings and felicitations to all ranks of the Indian Coast Guard and their families on the eve of 39th Anniversary of Indian Coast Guard to be celebrated on February 1.

In a message, the President has said, “I am happy to learn that the Indian Coast Guard is celebrating its 39th Anniversary on February 1, 2016.”

Over the years, the Indian Coast Guard has evolved into a professional maritime force dedicated to the service of the nation. It has lived up to its motto “We Protect” through concerted efforts which have resulted in not only protecting hundreds of precious lives at sea, but also the marine environment surrounding us,

President Mukherjee further said that he is sure that the Indian Coast Guard would continue to discharge its maritime responsibilities in a diligent and responsible manner.

“On this occasion, I extend my greetings and good wishes to all members and families of the Indian Coast Guard. I wish them every success in their future endeavours,” he said.

(Inputs from ANI)

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