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India wants UAVs plus a counter-UAS system fast

19th August 2020 - 22:00 GMT | by Neelam Mathews in Delhi


Vulnerability of UAVs is a concern to the Indian Army, so it is looking at the matter ‘from a strategic perspective and for tactical applications,’ said Lt Gen Sanjay Verma, Director General of Weapons and Equipment at the Indian MoD, in a recent webinar.

In a change of tack, Verma invited vendors from industry to demonstrate their products. ‘We’re doing things differently. Instead of an RfP, we will facilitate movement of vendors to locations. This will give us a threshold level and we have the ability to take it forward. This is besides what we are already doing,’ referring to

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Neelam Mathews


Neelam Mathews

Neelam Mathews was born in India and completed her education in London.

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