India’s oldest warship INS Viraat may be sold


New Delhi: The country’s oldest warship INS Viraat will be decommissioned on March 6 with a ceremonial send-off in Mumbai sources said. As per sources, with the proposal to convert it into a museum is yet to take any concrete shape, the warship is in danger of being junked and sold for scrap after the send-off.

The ship’s name is entered in the Guinness World Records for being the oldest serving warship.

The decommissioning ceremony will be attended, among other dignitaries, by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.

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