The Indian Navy Ship Kesari reached at Port Victoria in Seychelles to provide COVID-19 related medicines under Mission Sagar During Pandemic. Mission Sagar INS Kesari reaches Seychelles
The Mission Sagar was launched by the Indian Navy to provide COVID-19 related essential medicines. The Government of India under the mission SAGAR is providing assistance to neighbour foreign Ocean countries in dealing with COVID-19.
Mission Sagar By Indian Navy
India had launched Mission Sagar in May 2020 to provide food items to Ocean countries in the Southern Indian Ocean. As a part of the initiative, essentials were to be supplied to foreign countries Maldives, Mauritius, Madagascar, Comoros and Seychelles.
The Mission also supplied HCQ tablets, medical assistance and special ayurvedic medicines. Under the mission SAGAR India provided 600 tonnes of food items to Maldives, Ayurvedic medicines and COVID-19 related medicines to Mauritius, COVID-19 related essential medicines including HCQ to Madagascar, dengue fever tablets and medical assistance team to Comoros and COVID-19 related medicines to Seychelles.
The Mission was inspired by world biggest democracy PM Modi’s vision of SAGAR. Mission Sagar INS Kesari reaches Seychelles
SAGAR Stands for
SAGAR is Security and Growth for All in the Region.