Defence Minister News
Rajnath Singh hands over gift cheque of USD 1 million to Vietnam for language, IT training school in Nha Trang Singh is in Vietnam for a three-day visit to boost bilateral ties between India and Vietnam Earlier, Singh handed over 12 high-speed guard boats to Vietnam during his visit to Hong Ha Shipyard in Hai Phong
The major items in the first list include 155mm/39 Cal Ultra-Light Howitzer and Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Mk-IA - Enhanced Indigenised Content. The major items in the second list include the next-generation Corvette, Land-Based MRSAM Weapon System and Smart Anti-Field Weapon System (SAAW) Mk-I. The third list will consist of over 100 items, including complex equipment and systems which are being developed.
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched Defence India Startup Challenge 5.0 in the national capital on August 19. At the event, Defence Minister Singh said that the security scenario of the whole world is changing rapidly, due to which the challenges of national security are increasing and becoming complex.