Navy chief, Admiral R.K Dhowan recently said that Indian Navy is completely secular and every ship of the India navy was a microcosm of India. The statement came in the context of increasing debate over the religious intolerance in the country.
He further added that in Indian navy we have personnel from every state representing and all religion as well. Therefore, navy is totally secular in nature and that trend and the feeling is maintained in navy.
The statement came when the chief was replying to the question on a radicalization and religious intolerance, which is becoming a global threat.