The Visakhapatnam Naval Dockyard has been awarded the Jap Naval Command Rajbhasha Winners Trophy for the yr 2020-2021. INS Dega, additionally of Visakhapatnam, has been awarded the Jap Naval Command Rajbhasha Runners up Trophy. This trophy has been instituted to advertise the usage of the Hindi language in official work.
The trophies have been offered in the course of the Half-Yearly Command Employees Assembly held on the Visakhapatnam Headquarters, Jap Naval Command (ENC), on 24 December 2021. Vice Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta, AVSM, YSM, VSM Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Jap Naval Command, offered each the aforementioned trophies.
The Jap Naval Command (ENC) has been awarding these trophies yearly to its items for doing most official work in Hindi, as per the directives issued by the Division of Official Language, Ministry of House Affairs, Authorities of India.
Earlier Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam, was awarded the Poorvi Nausena Kaman Rajbhasha Trophy because the winner and INS Dega has been awarded because the runner-up for the yr 2018-2019.
The Visakhapatnam Naval Dockyard is likely one of the most necessary dockyards in India, after the Bombay Dockyard. It began with the boat restore store within the Forties for the upkeep of the Royal Indian Naval Ships. At present, they supply technical help to the ships and submarines within the Jap Naval Command.
The Indian Navy began its operations in Visakhapatnam within the late Seventies, with the development of 4 helipads. The air station was then known as Naval Air Station, Visakhapatnam and on 21 October 1991 formally commissioned as INS Dega by then-Vice Admiral Laxminarayan Ramdas.