Images: Men and machine shine at sea [Photos]

In a pulsating display of mid-sea daredevilry, the uniformed men of Indian Coast Guard on Sunday showed off how they chase off pirates, save stranded ships, transfer mails and protect the country’s maritime borders.

FP Staff January 23, 2012 16:48:18 IST
Chasing and rounding up pirates.
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Chasing and rounding up pirates.
A Cheetah helicopter prepares to land on a Coast Guard carrier
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A Cheetah helicopter prepares to land on a Coast Guard carrier
Dealing with oil slick.
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Dealing with oil slick.
A stranded fisherman being rescued.
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A stranded fisherman being rescued.
Aiming for an enemy target.
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Aiming for an enemy target.
Man in white: Commander SP Sharma.
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Man in white: Commander SP Sharma.