INS Trikand built in Russia, was commissioned into the Indian Navy  at Kaliningrad, Russia by Vice Admiral R K Dhowan, the Vice Chief of the Naval Staff, Indian Navy.Trikand’s sister ships INS Teg and INS Tarkash were commissioned last year and are now part of the Western Fleet.The commissioning of INS Trikand marks the culmination of a three ship contract for “Follow On Talwar Class” ships built in Russia, and is therefore a milestone in the Indo-Russian military-technological cooperation.
 
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