Stealth Submarine INS Kalvari

IAS Prelims 2023

The Indian Navy will soon commission the stealthiest diesel-electric attack submarine, the INS Kalvari.

INS Kalvari is currently undergoing the final stages of sea trials.

The torpedoes were to be mounted on the six Scorpene submarines produced at Mazagon Dock Ltd.

INS Kalvari (S50) is the first of the Indian Navy’s six Kalvari-class submarines being built in India. It is a diesel-electric attack submarine which is designed by DCNS (French naval defence and energy company) and being manufactured at Mazagon Dock Limited in Mumbai.