India observes Navy Day on December 4 every year.

 

About the ‘Navy Day’

  • It aims to acknowledge the role of the Indian Navy and commemorate its achievements in ‘Operation Trident’ during the 1971 Indo-Pak War.
  • This year, for the first time, Navy Day Celebrations are being conducted outside the National Capital.
  • This year, as India celebrates 75 years of her independence, the Indian Navy is all set to demonstrate India’s combat prowess and capability through an ‘Operational Demonstration’ at Visakhapatnam.
  • The Op Demo will showcase the capability and versatility of Indian Naval ships, submarines, aircraft, and Special Forces.
  • The Navy Day celebrations are aimed at fostering greater outreach, renewing maritime consciousness amongst our citizens and highlights the Navy’s contributions towards national security.