The Indian Naval Ship (INS) Airavat which arrived in Colombo on 18th October 2023 on a formal visit, departed the island today (19th October). The Sri Lanka Navy bade a customary farewell to the departing ship in accordance with naval traditions at the port of Colombo.

During the ship’s stay in Colombo, personnel of the Sri Lanka Navy had the opportunity to visit INS Airavat and explore the functions of the ship.