In commemoration of India’s 71st Republic Day, a ceremonial parade was held at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala on 26 January 2020. The parade was reviewed by Vice Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi, AVSM, NM, Commandant, INA. 
464 cadets, currently under training at INA, participated in the parade constituting the ceremonial guard and 18 platoons. The Commandant, Deputy Commandant and Commanding Officers of INS Zamorin and INHS Navjivani laid wreaths on the occasion at ‘Prerna Sthal’ – the War memorial in memory of all those soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation.
The families and children of all personnel of Station Ezhimala witnessed the impressive parade.