DEMAND FOR SHIFTING OF NAVAL BASE AT GOA
New Delhi: Pausha 02, 1936
Tuesday, 23 December 2014
There is a demand being made particularly from South Goa that the Naval Unit functioning at Dabolim, Goa should be shifted to Karwar or at any other appropriate place; Demand has been made in 2013 to shift the Naval unit from Dabolim, Goa.
Shifting of the Indian Naval unit would be against national security interest due to its strategic location.
This information was given by Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar in a written reply to Shri Shantaram Naik in Rajya Sabha today.