Exercise ‘EKUVERIN’ in News

IAS Prelims 2023

India and Maldives conduct joint military exercise named ‘Exercise EKUVERIN’ alternatively in India and Maldives with participation of an Infantry platoon from each side.

The latest exercise was conducted in Maldives in December 2016.

The objectives of the exercise are to enhance defence cooperation and interoperability between the army of both countries with emphasis on Counter Insurgency and Counter Terrorist operations under UN mandate.