Naval Ship LCU-L57 Launched

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The seventh ship of LCU MK IV project is launched at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd, Kolkata.

LCU-L57 is the seventh vessel in the series of eight Landing Craft Utility Ships being designed and built by M/s GRSE for the Indian Navy.

The ship can be deployed for multirole activities like beaching operations, humanitarian and disaster relief operations and evacuation from distant islands.

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