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Govt. looking at $26 billion turnover in defence production by 2025, says Rajnath Singh


Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh flagging off the 51st K9 VAJRA-T Gun from L&T Armoured System Complex in Hazira in Gujarat today.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the government has set a target of achieving a turnover of $26 billion by 2025 in defence production as India cannot remain dependent on arms import forever.

The government has taken several steps to support the private sector to boost indigenous defence manufacturing, Mr. Singh said after flagging off the 51st K-9 Vajra-T gun at the Larsen and Toubro’s (L&T) Armoured Systems Complex at Hazira here in Gujarat.

“India cannot ...


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