Indian Navy will be commissioning the third Scorpene-class submarine INS Karanj in Mumbai on March 10, 2021.
The submarine has been constructed at Mazagon Dockship Builders Limited under the Make in India programme. The Indian Navy has already inducted two submarines of the same class, INS Kalvari and INS Khanderi.
According to an agreement from the Government of India, a total of 6 submarines are to be constructed at this shipyard. The trials of two submarines are underway and the 6th submarine is under construction.
Government of India plans to go ahead with the construction of 6 more submarines under Project-75 India.