Indian Navy deploys Fast Interception Crafts (FICs) at Androth island in the Lakshadweep islands.

The Indian Navy said it has deployed Fast Interception Crafts (FICs) at Androth island to complement the “existing surveillance assets” at Lakshadweep and Minicoy (L&M) group of islands. “Capable of doing speeds of about 45 knots, these FICs will undertake patrolling around the Northern group of L&M islands, monitor shipping traffic and provide quick response … Read more