Indian Naval Academy NA, Ezhimalaheld its POP for Spring Term 21 on 29 May 2021 and the event was live streamed on Indian Navy YouTube channel from 0720 h onwards. The POP was conducted without the presence of parents and guests of trainees, considering the prevalent #COVID19 situation.
Trainees comprising Midshipmen of 100 INA Course, Cadets of 30A Naval Orientation Course (Extended) and 32 Naval Orientation Course (Regular) graduated as Officers on successful completion of their ab-initio training. Trainees of INA’s four years BTech degree course were awarded their degrees by Vice Admiral M A Hampiholi, Commandant, INA during the Convocation Ceremony on 28 May 2021.
The graduating courses were administered the Oath of Allegiance by Rear Admiral A N Pramod, Deputy Commandant and Chief Instructor, INA on 26 May 2021. An Outdoor Training Demonstration on 27 May 2021 by the trainees and INA Band also added to the grandeur of the events conducted during this period. Vice Admiral AjendraBahadur Singh, FOCINC ENC was the Reviewing Officer for the POP on 29 May 2021.