Slamming Defence Ministry
over the nine-year delay in awarding contract to French firm
Thales to build six Scorpene submarines , a PAC today said the indecisiveness resulted
in cost overruns and undue favour to the vendor.
Just five months after
induction, Malaysia`s first submarine, a French made Scorpene
has developed serious problems, raising question mark over
India`s acquisition of the same deepwater warfare machine.