The prime minister landed at Mumbai at around 11 pm on Wednesday and proceeded directly to the Raj Bhavan.
Kalvari, the first of the six Scorpene-class submarine handed over by ship builder Mazagon Dock Limited, got commissioned into the Navy by Modi on Thursday.
The submarines, designed by French naval defence and energy company DCNS, are being built by Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) in Mumbai as part of Project-75 of the Indian Navy.
Here are the live updates:
# INSKalvari, first made-in-India Scorpene class submarine commissioned into the Navy
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# I call it by a special name -S. A. G. A. R...means 'security and growth for all in the region': PM Modi #INSKalvari
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# Mumbai: #INSKalvari, first made-in-India Scorpene class submarine commissioned into the Navy
# PM Narendra Modi dedicates #INSKalvari to the nation in Mumbai
# Mumbai: PM Narendra Modi to dedicate #INSKalvari to the nation shortly