Land Warfare

PREMIUM: Indian Army mulls carbine options

4th January 2021 - 08:00 GMT | by Neelam Mathews in Delhi


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No decision has yet been made on buying new carbines for the Indian Army, but a locally designed solution is now on the table too.

Indecision over scrapping an RfP for 93,895 close-quarters battle carbines for the Indian Army has led to a governmental qunadary on whether to deepen geopolitical ties with the UAE, India’s third-largest trading partner, or follow promises to boost domestic industry.

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