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List Of Joint Military Exercises Of India PDF: Military Exercise is one of the most important topics which is asked in the General Awareness section of SSC, Railway, Banking, Defence, UPSC, State PCS, and other competitive exams.

The list Of Joint Military Exercises Of India 2022 is available here in PDF format to download. This topic is also necessary for those who are preparing for SSB Interview to have an Idea about why these joint Military Exercises are conducted.

Military Exercises of India

Indian armed forces are represented by various units/battalions in such joint military exercises which are decided based on the nature and requirement of specific exercises.

The amount spent varies depending on the extent of our involvement and the resources used in such exercises. Indian armed forces participate in domestic exercises, bilateral exercises, and multilateral exercises.

Types of Indian Military Exercises

The Military Exercises of India can be divided into three categories:

  • Domestic Exercise: The purpose of the domestic military exercise is to improve internal engagements and intra-service and inter-service among all the forces.
  • Bilateral Exercise: These military exercises are held between two countries.
  • Multilateral Exercise: These military exercises involve the militaries of more than two countries.

List of Military Exercises of India 2022

Here we are attaching the list of recent military exercises of India with other countries which are conducted in 2022 at various places:

Name of ExerciseParticipating CountriesLocation
Vostok 2022India and RussiaEastern Military District, Russia
Gagan StrikeIndian Army and Indian Air ForcePunjab
JIMEX 2022India and JapanBay of Bengal Region
Joint Maritime Exercise (Nigeria’s first joint operation deployment)India and NigeriaGulf of Guinea
Abhyas-01/22Coast Guard of India & United StatesThe coast of Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Parvat PraharConducted by the One Strike Corps of the Indian ArmyLadakh
Vajra Prahar 2022India and USABakloh, Himachal Pradesh
VINBAX 2022Vietnam and IndiaChandimandir, Haryana
Pitch Black 2022India and AustraliaAustralia’s Darwin
Yudh Abhyas 2022India and the USAUttarakhand’s Auli
Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 202226 Countries including IndiaJoint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam, Hawaii (United States military base)
Maritime Partnership Exercise (MPX)Japan and IndiaAndaman Sea
(38th coordinated patrol exercise)
India and IndonesiaThe Andaman Sea and Malacca Strait
Khaan Quest 2022 (multinational exercise)Mongolia and IndiaMongolia
Sampriti-XIndia and BangladeshJashore Military Station, Bangladesh
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) Exercise• Defender Europe 2022 (DE22)
• Swift Response 2022 (SR22)
Between Allies and Partners of the United States (US) and NATOEastern Europe, the Arctic High North, the Baltics, and the Balkans
Bongosagar 2022 (Naval Exercise)India and BangladeshPort Mongla, Bangladesh
Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT)India and BangladeshNorthern Bay of Bengal, Indian Navy-Bangladesh Navy (IN-BN)
Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) Maritime Exercise/ IMEX-22Navies of Bangladesh, France, India and IranGoa in the Arabian sea
LAMITIYE 2022 (Joint Training Exercise)India and SeychellesSeychelles Defense Academy
VARUNA 2022 (Naval Exercise)India and FranceArabian Sea
Exercise Khanjar 2022 (Joint Special Forces)India and KyrgyzstanSpecial Forces Training School, Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh
 KRIPAN SHAKTI (Integrated Fire Power Exercise)Conducted by Trishakti Corps of the Indian ArmyTeesta Field Firing Ranges (TFFR), near Siliguri, West Bengal
Dharma Guardian 2022India and JapanForeign Training Node, Belagavi (Belgaum, Karnataka)
Cold Response 2022 (Multilateral Military Exercise)Conducted by NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation)Norway
Prasthan (Offshore Security Exercise)Conducted by Western Naval Command of IndiaOffshore Development Area of ONGC, Mumbai
SLINEX 21Sri Lanka and IndiaVisakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Suraksha Kavach 2Conducted by Indian Army’s “Agnibaaz Division” with Maharashtra PoliceLulla Nagar, Pune
Exercise Dustlik (ExDustlik) 2022India and UzbekistanYangiarik, Uzbekistan
Eastern Bridge-VI (Air Force Exercise)Indian and OmanJodhpur Air Force Station, Rajasthan
Sainya Ranakshetram –2021Indian ArmyIndore
MILAN 2022 (Biennial Multilateral Naval Exercise)  Conducted by the Eastern Naval Command (Indian Navy).Theme: ‘Camaraderie – Cohesion –Collaboration’Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh (Indian Ocean Region)
Exercise Sea Dragon 22 (Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW))Conducted by the USA
Participating Countries: USA, Australia, Canada, India, Japan and South
Andersen Air Force Base, Guam Island
XPL 22 (also called Paschim Lehar 2022)Conducted by the Indian NavyArabian Sea

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List of Joint Military Exercises of India

Domestic Exercises

  • There are four major domestic military exercises of India namely Gandiv Vijay, Paschim Lehar, Vayu Shakti, and Vijay Prahar.

Bilateral Exercises

The following table provides you with a List of Joint Military Exercises of India including the Army, Navy, and Air Force:

Participating CountriesExercise Name (Army/Navy/Air Force)
India and AustraliaAUSTRA HIND (Army)
India and BangladeshSAMPRITI (Army)
Table Top Ex (Air Force)
India and ChinaHAND IN HAND (Army)
India and FranceSHAKTI (Army)
GARUDA (Air Force)
India and IndonesiaGARUDA SHAKTI (Army)
India and JapanDHARMA GUARDIAN (Army)
JIMEX (Navy)
India and KazakhstanPRABAL DOSTYK (Army)
India and KyrgyzstanKHANJAR (Army)
India and MaldivesEKUVERIN (Army)
India and MongoliaNOMADIC ELEPHANT (Army)
India and MyanmarIMBEX (Army)
IMCOR (Navy)
India and NepalSURYA KIRAN (Army)
India and OmanAL NAGAH (Army)
Naseem-al-Bahr (Navy)
India and RussiaINDRA (Army)
India and SeychellesLAMITIYE (Army)
India and Sri LankaMITRA SHAKTI (Army)
India and ThailandMAITREE (Army)
India and United KingdomAJEYA WARRIOR (Army)
MALABAR (Multilateral) (Navy)
RED FLAG 16-1 (Air Force)
India and VietnamVINBAX (Army)

Multilateral Exercises

The following table provides you with a List of Multilateral Military Exercises:

  • RIMPAC (Rim of the Pacific Exercise, 26 Countries): Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Philippines, South Korea Singapore, Thailand, Tonga, United Kingdom, United States.
  • MALABAR (3 Countries): India, United States, Japan
  • COBRA-GOLD: Asia-Pacific Countries
  • Samvedna: South Asian Region Nations
  • MILAN (Incepted by Indian Navy): 40 Countries sending their high-level delegations and warships

Why Joint Military Exercises of India are Conducted?

  • Defense exercises are conducted as it serves many purposes like counter-terrorism, low-intensity conflict operations at Counter-Insurgency, etc.
  • Military Exercise is a measure to test the abilities of armed forces without engaging in Combat.
  • It helps Armed Forces to train themselves for Humanitarian Relief in case of Natural Calamity or Disaster.
  • Military Exercise also helps in improving the cooperation and coordination among fellow participants for any Joint Military Operation.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What do you mean by military exercise?

A military exercise, sometimes known as military training, is a training exercise for military operations that involve the use of military resources to examine the impacts of conflict or to test out different tactics without engaging in actual combat.

Why military exercise is important?

To prepare commanders and troops for actions in times of peace, crisis, and conflict, military exercises are planned and carried out.

Which exercise is best for the Indian Army?

A military training exercise is a coordinated training exercise conducted by military units of different countries for trained their forces in different situations, and climatic conditions and to improve coordination.

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