Visits and Inspections

Visit ( Year  2019-2020) :

  • It will be an honor and privilege to meet Hon’ble Governor of West Bengal, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar, alongwith Shri Dipankar Ghosh, Secretary of Sea Explorers’ Institute and Shri Tapas Chowdhury, Government of India Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award winner on 4th March 2020 at Raj Bhavan, Kolkata.
  • Shri Manoj Kumar Yadav, Deputy Inspector General (Trg /Academy/NCDC/East & North East Sector), NDRF along with Shri. Nishit Upadhyay, Commandant, 2nd BN NDRF Kolkata, visited the Institute on 3rd March 2020 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) training course of the Institute

Visit ( Year  2015 – 2016) :

  • Shri S. K . Pandey , Under Secretary & CPIO, Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports , Government of India visited the Institute on 16th December 2015

Visit ( Year  2014- 2015) :

  • Shri K. M. SINGH, Honble Member , NDMA;Shri Surjeet Singh Guleria, Deputy Inspector General (Ops & Trg), and Deputy Inspector General (East /North East Sector), NDRF; Shri Indevar Pandey, IAS, Principal Secretary, Disaster Management Department, Government of West Bengal; Shri. Sukhdev Raj , Commandant , 2nd NDRF visited the Institute on 2nd May 2014, for inspection of the training  for foreign trainees ( SAARC countries) ,  Aquatic Disaster Response Or Hydro-metrological Disaster Response Course ” of the Institute.

Visit ( Year  2012- 2013) :

  • Shri R. K .  Pachnanda IPS , Commissioner of Police, Kolkata Police, visited the Institute on 22th May 2012.
  • Shri Madan Mitra, Minister of State, Sports & Transport Govt. of West Bengal, visited the Institute on 13th April 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF personnel who completed the training on Life-Saving & Rescue Operation in Surface Water  conducted by the Institute.
  • Shri Mehboob  Rahman, IPS Deputy Commissioner (Port); Officer-in-Charge, River Traffic,  Kolkata Police; and ,  Shri Pradip  Roy,General Secretary ,Calcutta Sports Association;, visited the Institute on 23rd June 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF personnel who completed the training on Life-Saving & Rescue Operation in Surface Water conducted by the Institute.
  • Mr. Alok Avasthy, Commandant, 05 NDRF Bn, Pune visited the Institute on 4th July , 2012 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) course of the Institute.
  • Shri Manas Ghosh, Chief Editor, Dainik Statesman, visited the Institute on 21st July 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF personnel who completed the training on Life-Saving & Rescue Operation in Surface Water  conducted by the Institute.
  • Shri Sacchidananda Bandyapadhyay, Chairman, Kolkata Municipal Corporation visited the Institute on 18th August 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF, Odisha Police personnel who completed the training on Life-Saving & Rescue Operation in Surface Water & Underwater Diving Course on Life-Saving & Salvage conducted by the Institute.
  • Mr. Ashok Kumar Misra, Inspector, Uttarpradesh Police visited the Institute on 20th July 2012  for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Diving) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. D.S. Shekhawat, Deputy Commandant, 02 NDRF Bn, visited the Institute on 13-08-12 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. R. S. Gill , Deputy Commandant, 01 NDRF Bn, visited the Institute on 04-09-2012 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. Vinay  Kajla, Joint Advisor ( R & R), National Disaster Management Authority , visited the Institute on 16-10-12 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue & Underwater Diving ) course of the Institute.
  • Commodore Ravi Ahluwalia, Naval Officer-In-Charge, Indian Navy, West Bengal, visited the Institute on 24th November 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF personnel who completed the training on Life-Saving & Rescue Operation in Surface Water  conducted by the Institute

Visit ( Year  2011- 2012) :

  • Mr. Keshav Kumar, Dy. Commandant, HQ. DG. NDRF, visited the Institute on 21 April , 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Marine) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. S. K. Rana, Second-in-Command, 6 Bn. NDRF, Gandhinagar, visited the Institute on 25 May , 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) course of the Institute.
  • Shri Javed Ahmed Khan, Minister-in-Charge, Disaster Management, Fire, Emergency Service & Civil Defense,Govt. of West Bengal,  visited the Institute on 25th June, 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Marine) course of the Institute.
  • Shri  Rachpal Singh, Minister-in-Charge, Tourism, Govt. of West Bengal, visited the Institute on 22th July, 2011.
  • Shri R. S. Joon, Commandant, 6 Bn. NDRF, Gandhinagar, visited the Institute on 1st August , 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Marine) course of the Institute.
  • Shri S. K. Sastri, Second-in-Commandant, 1 Bn. NDRF, Assam, visited the Institute on 25th  August , 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Marine) course of the Institute.
  • Dr. Biswanath Das, Chief Medical Officer (SG) / Commandant (Medical), 1 Bn. NDRF, Assam, visited the Institute on 28th  October , 2011 for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Marine) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. Haider Aziz Safwai, Minister -in-Charge, Department of Co-Operation & IWT, Govt. of West Bengal, visited the Institute on 21 January 2012  and delivered certificates to the NDRF personnel who completed the training on Underwater Diving Course on Life-Saving & Life-Salvage conducted by the Institute.

Visit ( Year  2010- 2011) :

  • Shri Pratap Singh Chundawat, Commandant, 49 Bn. SSB, Barasat, visited the Institute on 24 March , 2010  for inspection of the training of the Disaster Management (Flood Rescue) course of the Institute.
  • Mr. A. K. Upadhyay , Secretary,  Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government.  of  India was  kind  to  visit  the  Sea Explorers’ Institute on Saturday,  the 11th December, 2010.      Continue reading “Visits and Inspections”

Kayaking training (sports)

The students of the Institute will undertake Kayaking training between 12 – 17 December, 2010 at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Center, Jagatpur, Orissa.

Rowing & Sailing Expedition 2010-2011

Seven young boys , all of them trained at the Sea explorers’ Institute, sailed off for a 12-day voyage, under the mid-day sun on an otherwise coldish day of December 2010. The brief Flag-off ceremony was attended by Dr. Ashish Ghosh, Debajyoti Dutta, Subrata Dutta and Nabinananda Sen along with the trainers, present students and trainees and the staff of the Sea Explorers’ Institute. The Rowing and Sailing Expedition was flagged-off at 1:00 pm on 22nd December, by Dr. Ghosh from the Outram Ghat, Kolkata where the Institute stands .

The voyagers will finally reach Jambu Dweep and the Mahishani Island in the Bay of Bengal, after anchoring on the way at suitable spots near Uluberia, Phalta, Diamond Harbour, Kulpi, Hardwood Point. Continue reading “Rowing & Sailing Expedition 2010-2011”