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Neelu Vyas Thomas (b Oct 30, 1976), senior anchor and consultant to Rajya Sabha TV, spent 48 hr on board a coast guard ship for a special report called Valour at Sea in March 2013, which went on air in April 2014, making her the first woman journalist to sail at the international maritime boundary line off the north-western coast in Gujarat to cover the patrolling efforts of the Indian Coast Guard. Accompanied by cameramen Rajdeep Rathore and Manoj Kumar and camera assistant Radhey Krishna Tiwari, the 28-min documentary set out to cover the challenges faced by the Indian Coast Guard.