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Navy launches submarine Karanj

Mazagon. The third Scorpene class submarine ‘Karanj’ was launched at Mazagon Dock on Wednesday. Karanj is the third of the six Scorpene class submarines being built by shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) under the P-75I project. Admiral Sunil Lanba, chief of the naval staff, who was the chief guest said, “It is one of the most advanced submarines and better than those that the enemy country has. As of now, four to five companies have responded to the request for information (RFI) issued by the Indian navy. The meeting has also been conducted with the Indian navy and finalisation of the firm will soon be decided.”