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What are Coast Guards

Asked by kartikay Gangaprasad, 06 Dec '08 04:45 pm
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Costal security guard on sea
Answered by sumati gayki, 06 Oct '09 09:22 am

 
  
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Coast guard is the 4th armed force of india. it comes under the ministry of defence. It patrols our vast coastline. It performs various functions at sea like anti-smuggling, anti poaching, pollution control, aid to fishermen in distress, help fishermen during cyclone at sea etc. For this functions, coast guard has several ships classified as AOPV(Advanced Opshored Patrolling Vessel), OPV( Opshored Patrolling Vessel), IPV(Inshored Patroling Vessel), FPV(Fast Patrolling Vessel) and other fast boats. The coast guard also has air wing of it. It contains chetak, ALH(Advance Light Helicopter) and Dornier aircrafts. It is mainly response for our coastal security. During Bombay high fire, coast guard did search and rescue operation . If u want to know some more about coast guard(indian) then pls log on to www.indiancoastguad.nic.in
Answered by suvakanta samantray, 06 Dec '08 04:54 pm

 
  
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Indian Coast Guard is an Armed forces of India and, ICG is not a part of the Indian Paramilitary Forces. . The coast guard works closely with the Indian navy and the Indian Customs Department.
their works:

To protect the ocean.
Protect offshore wealth such as Oil, Fish and Minerals.
Assist Mariners in distress.
Safeguard life and property at sea.
Enfore maritime laws with respect to sea, smuggling, narcotics, shipping and poaching.
Assist the Indian Navy in times of war
Answered by sunil matiyan, 06 Dec '08 04:51 pm

 
  
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Security of the coastal area is looked by coast guard
Answered by pramod rajapurkar, 06 Dec '08 04:47 pm

 
  
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As of now its just for checking the fisher man !!
Answered by jacob, 06 Dec '08 04:47 pm

 
  
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Costal security guard on sea
Answered by Akshya Kumar, 06 Dec '08 04:47 pm

 
  
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Coastal guards looks after the security on coastal areas of our nation.
Answered by RK PANDEY, 06 Dec '08 04:46 pm

 
  
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A coast guard is a national organization responsible for various services at sea.
Answered by D chhetri, 06 Dec '08 04:46 pm

 
  
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