Visakhapatnam: Rear Admiral Amit Bose took over as the Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam, from Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad during a formal ceremony at the Naval Dockyard here on Friday. Rear Admiral Amit Bose was commissioned as an Electrical Officer on March 31, 1985 and holds Master’s Degree in Computer Science.
The Flag Officer has held key operational, staff and dockyard appointments, which include the Commanding Officer INS Tunir, Principal Director of Electrical Engineering at the Integrated Headquarters Ministry of Defence, Deputy General Manager (Weapons) at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, Deputy Director Weapons Equipment at IHQ MoD(Navy) and the Commander Electrical of INS Tabar.
He is a recipient of Vishishit Seva Medal for distinguished service. Prior to this appointment, the Flag Officer served as the Assistant Chief of Materiel (Information Technology and Systems), New Delhi.
Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad, who was at the helm at Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam for 18 months, is now taking over as the Assistant Chief of Materiel (Nuclear System Maintenance) in New Delhi.