INS Viraat has begun its last journey
HYDERABAD: Indian Navy's decommissioned aircraft carrier 'Viraat' started its last journey on 19th September from Mumbai to Alang, Gujarat. It will take three days to reach the Alang from Mumbai and it will be dismantled there.
BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar is trying to save Viraat from dismantling and he took to Twitter and tweeted as "I want to try one last attempt to save #INSViraat Wud Reliance, TATA, Adani, Wipro, HCL, Mahindra, Uday Kotak, Poonawalla, Tech companies like Infosys consider contributing to a trust to preserve our history? I rqst my media friends to amplify this appeal." INS Viraat offered 30 years service to Indian Navy and decommissioned in 2017.