New Delhi, August 13
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday launched the Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO) by way of an internet webinar. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was current on the Lucknow-end of the operate.
In line with the imaginative and prescient of “Atmanirbhar Bharat”, the NIIO will put in place devoted constructions for the end-users to work together with academia and trade in the direction of fostering innovation and indigenisation for self-reliance in defence.
The NIIO is a three-tiered organisation. The Naval Technology Acceleration Council (N-TAC) will convey collectively the dual facets of innovation and indigenisation and supply directives from the highest degree. A working group below the N-TAC will implement the initiatives. A expertise improvement acceleration cell has additionally been created for induction of rising disruptive expertise in an accelerated timeframe. — TNS