India-Maldives joint military training Exercise EKUVERIN 2015 was held at the Pangode Military Station in Trivandrum, Kerala. It was held for fifteen days between 31 Aug and 13 Sep 2015.
The exercise saw the participation of the Indian Army and the Maldives National Defence Forces.
In total 90 soldiers took part in it, 45 each.
It was the sixth edition of the bilateral annual exercise started in 2009 in Belgaum, Karnataka.
Exercise EKUVERIN is alternatively held in India and Maldives with the aim of enhancing military cooperation and interoperability between the two countries and increased understanding between both armies.
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