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Indian Navy's new destroyer, Visakhapatnam

INS Visakhapatnam, an indigenous warship, which can operate in nuclear, biological and chemical atmosphere, was launched today in Mumbai. The ship is the first of the four follow follow-up order of the Kolkata class warships and will give a major flip to India's maritime capabilities when it is inducted in 2018. Launch of the ship means that it is being put into the sea. The total cost of the project is little over Rs 29,600 crore.

Updated : 19 April 2015, 10:04 PM