Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 07:55 PM IST
This proposed purchase follows an order for 72,400 assault rifles placed with the US last year. India signed the previous order worth Rs 700 crore in early 2019 and the deliveries of all the rifles have been completed.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2019 07:34 PM IST
India has signed a deal with a Russian firm to manufacture 7,50,000 AK-203 rifles, the latest derivative of the legendary AK-47 rifles. These rifles will be produced at the Indian Ordnance Factory at Amethi’s Korwa, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in Amethi on Sunday.
Hindustan Times | By Manish Chandra Pandey
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2019 07:39 AM IST
It will be Modi’s first visit as the PM to Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s Lok Sabha constituency.