New Delhi, August 24
Responding to the clarion name of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) stated on Monday that 108 techniques and subsystems can be developed in India, thus strengthening the indigenous defence ecosystem.
A DRDO delegation has met Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to apprise him concerning the 108 techniques and subsystems which have been recognized for designing and improvement by the Indian business solely.
This initiative will pave the best way for the Indian defence business to develop many applied sciences in the direction of constructing an ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’.
The DRDO may even present help to the industries for design, improvement and testing of those techniques on a requirement foundation. All necessities of those techniques by analysis and improvement institutions, armed forces and different safety companies may be met via improvement contracts or manufacturing orders on appropriate Indian business.
This will enable the DRDO to deal with design and improvement of vital and superior applied sciences and techniques.
The DRDO has been partnering with the business for realisation of its techniques. Collaborating with the DRDO within the improvement of main weapon techniques, the Indian defence business has matured to a stage the place it will probably develop techniques by itself.
The Indian business has progressed from a ‘build to print’ associate to ‘build to specification’ associate.
The current business base for the DRDO consists of 1,800 MSMEs together with DPSUs, Ordnance Factories and large-scale industries. The DRDO has already taken main initiatives via varied insurance policies to contain the Indian business as Development-cum-Production Partners (DcPP), providing its know-how to the business at nominal value and offering free entry to its patents.
This initiative will help the fast-growing Indian defence industrial ecosystem and can assist the business contribute in the direction of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ in an enormous approach. IANS