Comdt Devansh Trivedi, TM (Retd.)

Centre for Border Management and Intelligence Studies (CBMIS)
School of Internal Security and SMART Policing (SISSP)

Phone No. – Ext. 708

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About Comdt Devansh Trivedi, TM (Retd.)

Comdt Devansh Trivedi has served with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) for over 30 years and has served on various ships and units across the nation. He is a Gunnery & Missiles specialist and a qualified hovercraft pilot. He has commanded an Inshore Patrol Vessel, a Hovercraft Squadron, Chain of Static Sensors unit of Coastal Surveillance Network and a Central Store Depot of the ICG. He has been part of various conflict and Search & Rescue operations and for international assistance by the ICG to littoral countries for HADR and goodwill. He has undergone training deputation at United States Coast Guard Training Centre, Yorktown for Seaport Security and Antiterrorism program.

  • MSc in Naval Weapons from Faculty of Technology, Cochin University of Science and Technology
  • BSc in Biochemistry from Gujarat University (St Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad)
  • Tatrakshak Medal (TM) for meritorious service by the Hon’ble President of India in 2016
  • Director General ICG commendation in 2015
  • C-in-C Andaman & Nicobar Command commendation in 2002
  • Papers
    • Asymmetric Warfare and Security of Facility in Indian Navy Gunnery Magazine, 2009
    • Presented paper on Space Warfare in Gunnery Symposium, INS Dronacharya, 2007
    • Lecture on ICG Role in National Security at Global Maritime Security and Anti-Piracy Conference at GNLU, Gandhinagar, 2011
    • Presented paper on Tsunami at ISR, Gandhinagar, 2015
    • Presented paper on India’s Coastal Security and Impact on Internal Security at International Conference on Police Science at RRU, Gandhinagar, 2019
    • Core Team of National Pollution Response Exercise with participants from FFC, 2016
    • Member of High-Level Committee meeting at Muscat, Oman on Coastal Security between Indian Coast Guard and Royal Oman Police Coast Guard, 2018
    • Core Team of International Maritime Search & Rescue Conference and Exercise, 2019
    • At CRPF ISA, Mt Abu on Coastal Security in 2013-2015
    • At RSU, Meghaninagar Campus, Ahmedabad on Internal Security in 2013-2015
    • At NFSU, Gandhinagar on Maritime Security and Border Management 2013-2015/2023
    • Lawn Tennis
    • Tabla
    • English
    • Hindi
    • Gujarati