SP's Land Forces - Issue 6 - 2017<< Previous Issue Next Issue >>
General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff who candidly spoke about the army’s responses to the challenges being faced, and the ongoing modernisation of the Indian Army. Excerpts from the interview.
Responding to a question of Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP’s Land Forces, during the annual press conference...
Accordingly, ‘Artillery Profile’ was conceived and promulgated with emphasis on ‘Mediumisation’ of Artillery.
The Sino-Indian War of 1962 and the national humiliation was the result of the policy of appeasement of the Chinese and the bias against the military.
In simple terms the BMS integrates resources bringing them to the right place, at the right time, with right lethality to provide real time, appropriate, common comprehensive tactical picture...
Preference is being given to indigenously designed defence equipment and procurement from foreign vendor is done only when Indian industry is not in a position to deliver the equipment within requisite timeframe
Raising serious questions over the declining fund allocation for defence, Standing Committee on Defence has asked for fresh look at the creation of ‘Non-lapsable Defence Capital Fund Account’ for capital acquisition