INFORMATION ON OPERATION SANKALP (#GS2)
- The INS Trikand is currently stationed in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman as part of Operation Sankalp.
- Operation Sankalp was launched in June 2019 in response to explosions on board two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman amid rising tensions between Iran and the US.
- The Indian Navy is working hard to keep a frontline ship in the region to ensure safe and secure trade, boost maritime community confidence, and contribute to regional maritime security.
Source : UNIINDIA.