India gifted Rs 100 crore patrol vessel PS Zoroaster to Seychelles
On 8th April 2021, India has gifted Rs 100 crore patrol vessel “PS Zoroaster” to Seychelles.
- PS Zoroaster becomes the 4th patrol boat for Seychelles and was developed under the made-in-India initiative.
About patrol boat
|built by||Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineering|
|Estimated Cost||Rs 100 crore|
|Top Speed||35 knots and an endurance of 1,500 nautical miles|
|Purpose||patrolling, anti-smuggling and |
anti-poaching operations, and search and rescue
India gift to Seychelles
|2016||Patrol Boat Hermes|