As part of Navy Week Celebrations, Navy warships of the Eastern Fleet will be “Open for Organised Visits” at Kolkata Port (Kidderpore Docks) by school children, fishing communities of the state, serving and retired personnel from uniformed services and their dependants, central and state govt personnel from 9 AM to 5 PM on 4th and 5th December 2018. All visitors will be provided a guided tour of the both the warships which would berthing at KDS 11. Formal invitation has been extended to many Schools in and around Kolkata for ship visit by school children in uniform with their school ID cards and accompanied by their staff on both days.
Due to security concerns, entry is restricted to Indian Nationals only and visitors are requested to carry valid photo identification cards i.e. Aadhaar Card, PAN Card, Biometric Card or Driving License. Entry to Kidderpore Docks would be from Gate No. 3 only.Visitors are also advised not to carry cameras, webcams, hand bags, any kind of electronic storage devices for security reasons. Reporting point for visitors will be at the Reception cum Liaison Cell being set-up at the KDS 11 jetty next to Gate No. 3 of Kidderpore Docks. Naval personnel in uniform would be present to ensure that all visitors are ushered to the warships. All visitors are also requested to kindly cooperate with the security staff for mandatory security screening prior entry into the warship.