Indian contingent leaves for 11th edition of joint Indo-Maldives training exercise
New Delhi: The 11th Edition of Exercise EKUVERIN between India and Maldives will be conducted at Kadhdhoo Island, Maldives from Dec 6 to 19.
The exercise will enhance synergy & inter-operability between Armed Forces of both the Nations in terms of understanding transnational terrorism both on land & at sea, conducting Counter Terrorism & Counter Insurgency Operations and sharing best military practices and experiences, read the government statement.
Besides rigorous training, the joint military exercise will also include cultural and sports activities to enhance defence cooperation and bilateral relations.
The exercise will go a long way in strengthening India’s relations with Maldives amidst emerging security dynamics in the Indian Ocean Region.