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Seventh offshore patrol vessel of the Indian Coast Guard (ICG), 'Vigraha' during its launching ceremony, at L&T Shipyard Ltd in Kattupalli.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during a detailed presentation on ‘Operation Sagar Aaraksha’ by the India Coast Guards, in New Delhi.

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11 fishermen who were rescued by the India Coast Guard personnel from distressed fishing boat abt 27 NM from Beypore, Kerala, despite adverse weather and rough seas.

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Indian Naval Ship Nireekshak joins the National Coast Guard, Mauritius in search and salvage of the Mauritius Port Authority (MPA) Tug Sir Gaetan Duval, in Mauritius.

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Veena Ajay Kumar, wife of Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar, launches Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel ‘Sarthak’ through video conferencing from Coast Guard headquarters, in New Delhi. Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar, Secretary Defence Production Raj Kumar, Director General Indian Coast Guard K Natarajan, Chairman & Managing Director M/s Goa Shipyard Limited Cmde Bharat Bhushan Nagpal, and senior officials of MoD also seen.

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Interceptor boat C-451 in Goa while being commissioned by Defence Miniser Rajnath Singh (unseen) via video conferencing from New Delhi. Singh commissioned the Indian Coast Guard Ship ICGS Sachet and another interceptor boat C-450 too.

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Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Shipping Mansukh Mandaviya at the commissioning ceremony of a new coast guard offshore patrol vessel 'Varad’, at Chennai Port Trust.

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Karnataka Chief Secretary T M Vijayabhaskar (2nd R) and other officials pose for photographs near the newly commissioned Indian Coast Guard Interceptor Boat C-448, in Mangaluru.

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This image made from video shows a person being rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard, after a 54-foot commercial fishing boat, Miss Hailee, capsized approximately 30 miles northwest of Bodega Bay in Northern Calif. The search was called off Sunday after crews rescued this man and two others who were on the boat and looked through the night for the missing man in the water about 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of Bodega Bay.

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A Coast guard ship halts in the sea as security personnel patrol the beach near the world-famous Mamallapuram heritage site, ahead of the second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in the seaside temple town of Mamallapuram.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at the commissioning ceremony of Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Varaha, in Chennai. Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, Coast Guard Director General K Natarajan and others are also seen.

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Crew members of Indian Coast Guard Ship Rajveer pose for photo with the seized 1160 kgs of banned Ketamine drug being smuggled by six Myanmarese crew, on Indian waters.

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Indian Coast Guard personnel rescued at least 13 persons onboard dredger Tridevi Prem after it reported flooding, off Mangaluru

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Indian Coast Guard personnel rescue people onboard dredger Tridevi Prem after it reported flooding, off Mangaluru

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Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) MD Rear Admiral (Retd.) V K Saxena (L) presents a memento to GoI Defence Production Secretary Ajay Kumar during the launch of Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Fast Patrol Vessel 'Kanaklata Barua', at Raja Bagan Dockyard in Kolkata

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Indian Coast Guard personnel carry out rescue and relief operation at a flooded area in Kolhapur district.

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Outgoing Director General Indian Coast Guard Rajendra Singh receives a ceremonial send-off, in New Delhi.

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An Indian Coast Guard hovercraft, handled by two women deputy commandants, makes its way from sea to land, at the ICG regional headquarters at the Marina in Chennai.

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Indian Coast Guard Deputy Commandants Anuradha Shukla and Shirin Chandran inside the hovercraft, in which they set on a 500-km surveillance mission from Rameswaram.

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A view of National Level Pollution Response Exercise (NATPOLREX VII) and the multi-nation pollution response sea exercise conducted by the Indian Coast Guard, in the Arabian Sea near Mumbai.

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The 14 illegal sand miners who were arrested by Coast Guard after two boats were seized from Panju island in Vasai, Navi Mumbai.

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Coastal Research Vessel (CRV) 'Sagar Tara', built by National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) during its launch, at Titagarh in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal.

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In this aerial photo, Japan's Coast Guard ship is seen at sea during a search operation for U.S. Marine refueling plane and fighter jet off Muroto, Kochi prefecture, southwestern Japan. A Marine refueling plane and a fighter jet crashed into the Pacific Ocean off Japan's southwestern coast after a midair collision early Thursday, and rescuers found one of the seven crew members in stable condition while searching for the others, officials said. The U.S. Marine Corps said that the 2 a.m. crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft during regular training after the planes took off from their base in Iwakuni, near Hiroshima in western Japan.

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Offshore Patrol Vessels of Indian Coast Guard being launched in, Chennai.

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The Coast Guard patrols the St. Johns River outside The Jacksonville Landing in Jacksonville, Florida. Florida authorities are reporting multiple fatalities after a mass shooting at the riverfront mall that was hosting a video game tournament.

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Coast Guard teams organize relief material for camps at Kottayam district in Kerala.

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Bangladesh Coast Guard Ship 'Tajuddin' on its arrival at Chennai Port.

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A Coast Guard vessel, top, rescues fishermen in a fishing boat, bottom, that was stranded in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

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Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) at a dock after it was launched at L&T Shipyard, Kattupalli near Chennai.

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An Italian Coast Guard waits as the NGO (Non-government organization) Medecins Sans Frontier Vos Prudence ship carrying more than 900 migrants rescued at sea comes in to dock at Salerno's harbor, Italy.

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Japan Coast Guard members demonstrate sea rescue from a helicopter during an exercise in Tokyo Bay. Japan Coast Guard conducted an annual review of their fleet and drills.

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President Donald Trump salutes as he arrives to give the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, in New London, Connecticut.

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President Donald Trump poses for a photo with U.S. Coast Guard graduate Erin Leigh Reynolds during commencement exercises at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.

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