Day November 2, 2021

Defence Acquisition Council

• The Defence Acquisition Council approved capital acquisition proposals for modernisation and operational needs of the Armed Forces amounting to Rs 7,965 crore. All of these proposals (100%) are under ‘Make in India’ with focus on design, development and manufacturing…

Guided missile destroyer

• The first ship of the four Project-15B state-of-the-art stealth guided missile destroyers, Visakhapatnam, being built at the Mazgaon Docks Limited (MDL), was delivered to the Navy. About the missile destroyers: • These ships are equipped with BrahMos supersonic cruise…

Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2021

• Defence Minister Rajnath Singh recently participated in the Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue (IPRD) 2021. About IPRD: • The Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue (IPRD) is the apex international annual conference of the Indian Navy and is the principal manifestation of the Navy’s…