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India Spends Rs 2.40 Lakh Crore in Last Four Year on Defence Items

India has procured defence items worth Rs 2.40 lakh crore in the last four years by inking 187 contracts with foreign and domestics firms. Out of total, 119 contracts involving Rs. 1.17 lakh crore have been signed with Indian vendors while 68 procurement deals worth Rs. 1.24 lakh crore have been signed with foreign vendors.…
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P-8I Training Solution & Warfare System

Indian Defence Ministry has approved the procurement of P-8I Training Solution and Low Intensity Conflict Electronic Warfare System (LICEWS), at a total cost of Rs 2419.32 crore. The P-8I Training Solution for Navy, along with 10-year comprehensive maintenance service, will be brought from M/s Boeing for Rs 1949.32 crore. As of date, Navy has eight…
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MHA Telescope Procurement Process

India’s Ministry of Home Affair (MHA) has cut-down the time taken to procure latest weapons and equipment for the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs). It has telescoped the three-stage process of procurement - authorisation, procurement and expenditure sanction, into two by clubbing authorisation and procurement. Besides, the CAPFs no longer are required to approach the…
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 Dhanush Induction

Dhanush 155-mm artillery gun by the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has been trial evaluated in plains at Pokhran, Babina and Leh high-altitude range with three guns at each location. There were two accidents with damage to Muzzle Brakes in May and July 2017, during the trials and Inquiry is under way to determine the cause…
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