New chief for Vizag naval Dockyard

By Author  |  Published: 12th Jan 2018  10:39 pm

Visakhapatnam: Rear Admiral Amit Bose took over as Admiral Superintendent of Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam, from Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad, during a formal ceremony at the Naval Dockyard here on Friday.

Rear Admiral Bose was commissioned as an Electrical Officer in 1985 and holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science. The Flag Officer held a variety of key operational, staff and dockyard appointments which includes Commanding Officer INS Tunir, Principal Director of Electrical Engineering at the Integrated Headquarters Ministry of Defence (IHQ MoD) (Navy), Deputy General Manager (Weapons) at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, Deputy Director Weapons Equipment at IHQ MoD(Navy) and the Commander Electrical of INS Tabar. He is a recipient of the Visishit Seva Medal for distinguished service. Prior to this appointment, the Flag Officer served as the Assistant Chief of Material (IT and Systems), New Delhi.

Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad, who was at the helm at Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam for 18 months, would now be taking over as Assistant Chief of Material (Nuclear System Maintenance) at New Delhi.