INS Sandhayak UPSC | INS Sandhayak Decommissioned

INS Sandhayak UPSC | INS Sandhayak Decommissioned – Recently, the Ministry of Defence has announced the decommissioning of INS Sandhayak. INS Sandhayak UPSC | INS Sandhayak Decommissioned.

About INS Sandhayak

  • It is the first of its class indigenously designed and built Hydrographic Survey Ship of Indian Navy.
  • It was conceptualised by then Chief Hydrographer to the Govt. of India, Rear Admiral FL Fraser.
  • The design was finalised by Naval Headquarters and the construction of the ship began at GRSE Kolkata by laying the keel in 1978.
  • It was commissioned in the Indian Navy in 1981.
  • It has undertaken approximately 200 major Hydrographic Surveys and numerous minor surveys in both East and West coasts of the country, the Andaman seas and the neighbouring countries too.
INS Sandhayak UPSC | INS Sandhayak Decommissioned
INS Sandhayak UPSC

It has been an active participant in many significant operations such as:

  • Operation Pawan: Assisting the Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka in 1987;
  • Operations Sarong and Rainbow: Rendering humanitarian assistance post Tsunami of 2004; and
  • Participation in maiden joint INDO-US HADR Exercise ‘Tiger-Triumph’

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MCQ On INS INS Sandhayak UPSC

Question : In Which Of The Following Year INS INS Sandhayak Was Commissioned In Indian Navy ?

  1. 1980
  2. 1981
  3. 1982
  4. 1983
Question : In Which Of The Following Operation INS Sandhayak Participated In Srilanka ?

  1. Operation Hans
  2. Operation Jalshakti
  3. Operation Pawan
  4. All Of The Above
Question : Which Of The Following Statement is Correct About INS Sandhayak 

  1. INS Sandhayak Took Part in operation pawan in Srilanka In 1987
  2. INS Sandhayak Was Commissioned In 1982
  3. INS Sandhayak Took Part In Operations Sarong and Rainbow In 2004
  4. All Of The Above
  5. None Of The Above

Choose The Correct Answer From Option Given below 

  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 1 And 3
  4. 1,2

Correct Answers : 

  1. B
  2. C
  3. C

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