Providing further impetus to Aatmanirbharta in defence production, the Ministry of Defence has signed a contract with M/s BrahMos Aerospace Pvt. Ltd. for acquisition of additional dual-role capable Surface to Surface BrahMos missiles at an overall approximate cost of `1700 Crore under “Buy-Indian” Category. Induction of these dual-role capable Missiles is going to significantly enhance the operational capability of Indian Navy fleet assets.
INS TARKASH MAKES PORT CALL AT PORT GENTIL, GABON
INS Tarkash made a port call at Port Gentil, Gabon as part of her ongoing deployment in the Gulf of Guinea for anti-piracy patrol. This marks the first visit by any Indian Naval Ship to Gabon. During her stay in harbour, the ship and her crew participated in official and professional interactions.