Lt. Payal Gupta visits the Academy. Her mentor , Prof. G.S Rawat was very happy to meet her. He congratulated her for circumnavigating the globe in INS Tarini along with 5 other women officers of Indian Navy. Prof. Rawat said ,” This is what we call women empowerment”. It was a gruelling endurance test for these young girls who covered more than 21,600 nautical miles Covering the ports of Australia, New Zealand, Falkland, South Africa and Mauritius in 8 months. Prof. G.S Rawat, Director of Academy, thanked Lt. Payal Gupta, for visiting the Academy and remembering her guru.