Visakhapatnam: Rear Admiral Amit Bose took over as the Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam from Narayan Prasad, NM, during a ceremony held at the Naval Dockyard here in Vizag on Friday. Rear Admiral Amit Bose was commissioned as an electrical officer on March 31, 1985 and holds a masters degree in computer science. The Flag Officer has held a variety of key operational, staff and dockyard appointments which includes the commanding officer INS Tunir, principal director of electrical engineering at the Integrated headquarters ministry of defence, deputy general manager at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, deputy director weapons equipment and the commander electrical of INS Tabar. The Admiral is a recipient of the Visishit Seva Medal for his 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, NM, 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) at New Delhi.