Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Kamorta completed their visit to South Korea, during their visits both participated in multiple activities with the Republic of Korea (RoK) Navy that included official and social interactions, cross-deck visits and sports fixtures. The Commanding Officers of both IN ships also called on Vice Admiral Kang Dong Hun, the Commander Republic of the Korean Fleet, who welcomed the IN ships and discussed avenues to further strengthen maritime cooperation between the Indian Navy and the RoK Navy. Vice Admiral Kang visited INS Shivalik and interacted with the Ambassador of India to RoK Amit Kumar.
On departure from Busan, Shivalik and Kamorta undertook a Maritime Partnership Exercise with RoK Navy Ship No Jeok Bong. The exercise signified the close bonds of friendship and further enhanced interoperability between both navies.