India launches defense programs worth $2.48 billion

February 14, 2018 8:24 pm defensenews.com
India launches defense programs worth $2.48 billion

NEW DELHI ― India’s Ministry of Defence has launched a number of new defense programs, one of which seeks to fulfill a critical small arms requirements worth $2.48 billion. But military services are concerned about the delivery time frame, citing the government’s slow procurement track record. The MoD’s apex defense procurement body, the Defence Acquisition Council, on Tuesday cleared procurement of light machine guns, assault rifles, sniper rifles and advanced…

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