It is a news that is music to the ears of Indians, it is learnt that the Indian patent has been granted to National Institute of Ocean Technology's coastal marine surveillance device. It is an apparatus and the functioning of integrated marine surveillance system (IMSS). The Patent Number is 322886 in the name of R.Venkatesan, M.A. Atmanand S.Ramasundaram, M.Arul Muthiah, G.Vengatesan, S.Sundar Jesuraj. Earlier in 2015, IMSS project has also received National Research Development Corporation's (NRDC) "Societal Innovation Award".