PLA Navy Deputy Chief Liao with Indian Navy’s RAdm S Shrikhande
Peoples Liberation Army Navy training ship Zheng He called at Kochi yesterday with Rear Admiral Liao Shining Deputy Chief of Naval Staff PLAN on board as the Task Commander. Zhang Yan, Ambassador of China to India was also in Kochi along with the Defence Attache of China in India Major General Cai Ping to receive the Chinese warship. The Chinese Ambassador accompanied by Task Force Commander, Senior Captain Jiang Guoping, Superintendent of Dalian Naval Academy and Captain Fan Kuizu met Rear Admiral Sudarshan Shrikhande, Chief of Staff of Southern Naval Command and Officiating Flag Officer Commanding in Chief. The ship ups anchor on May 13.