Government on Tuesday removed Chief of top defence research organisation Avinash Chander, 15 months before his contract was to end.
Avinash Chander, chief architect of India`s long-range missile programmes including Agni, was on Friday appointed DRDO chief and Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister.
Agni-V is set to get substantially higher destruction capabilities with plans to equip it with multiple warheads.
VK Saraswat, the chief of DRDO, has disclosed that the country’s missile defence system is ready for induction.
After the successful launch of Agni-5 ICBM, India is all set to develop reusable rockets which will combine the technologies of both ballistic and cruise missiles.
Contradicting Army Chief Gen VK
Singh, DRDO chief VK Saraswat on Saturday said Tatra trucks were
There is no pressure on Defence
Research and Development Organisation to match China`s
military might, its Director General V K Saraswat said here
on Saturday night.
India is on course to test fire over 5,000 km range nuclear-capable Agni-5 missile next year and a successful mission would put the country in an elite club of nations with Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) capabilities.
India is likely to enter the
elite club of nations with Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile.
Vijay Kumar Saraswat, a brain behind India`s strategic missile programme, on Tuesday took over as the head of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
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