Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal, NBP, NUP, ndc, afwc, psc, the 16th Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) of the Bungaladesh Navy visited Naval and Maritime Academy (NMA) on 20th January 2022. He was warmly welcomed by the Commandant Naval and Maritime Academy (CN&MA), Commodore KDDC Fernando, RSP, USP, rcds at the Ceremonial Drive and accorded with a Token Guard.
He visited Ship Handling and FAC simulators, lecture rooms model rooms, etc. in the Academy premises during his short visit. He shared his valuable thoughts and forty years of experiences in Bungaladesh Navy in an inspirational speech followed by interactive session with NMA officers, Officer Under Trainees and Sailor Under Trainees at the Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda Auditorium. The Director General Personnel Rear Admiral TMMA Thennakoon, WWV, RSP & Bar, ndu, Msc (MS & NSSS), ADIDSS also presented for this event.
At the end of the session the mementoes were exchanged in order to mark the event as a memorable one and to strengthen the mutual relationship between two friendly navies.