Strengthening its capabilities to carry out special operations, the Navy is planning to procure advanced ICS for its elite Marine Commandos (MARCOS).Nov 09, 2011, 21:57 PM IST
India will soon procure over 600
armoured recovery and repair vehicles for T-72 battle tanks,
and a proposal in this regard was cleared.
In a bid to upgrade its artillery,
the Indian Army is planning to acquire medium-range loitering
missile that can strike at a target after hovering over it for
30 minutes and sending in critical data on the enemy
As parts of efforts to equip its
troops with sophisticated protective gear post 26/11, the Navy
is procuring 4,500 "water-proof floating" Bullet-proof Jackets
(BPJs) for its personnel deployed at sea and coastal areas.
Strengthening its presence and
fleet in the Indian maritime zone to tackle terrorist
activities in the post 26/11 scenario, the Indian Coast Guard
is planning to procure 40 ships of different types for its