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Maharashtra police short by 45% of total weaponry, finds CAG

Maharashtra police short by 45% of total weaponry, finds CAG

The A shortage of modern weapons required by the police, armament orders pending with the Ordnance Factory Board and non-availability of vital equipment like bullet proof jackets and bomb suits – these are some of the critical gaps in the security ... DNA, 6 days ago
Maharashtra police lacks firing practice: CAG Deccan Herald, 1 week ago

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Indian Army let down by Ordnance Factories, it failed to deliver ammunition on time, says CAG report

About 90 per cent of the ammunition for Indian Army is sourced from the various manufacturing units of the Ordinance Factories Boards (OFB). The OFB failed to deliver ammunition on time leading to a mounting shortfall, the CAG has found.
 India Today3 weeks ago CAG slams Ordnance Factory Board for critical deficiency in supplying ammunition to Indian Army  First Post.com4 weeks ago CAG slams OFB for critical deficiency in supply of ammunition  DNA4 weeks ago Around 40% of ammunition types used by Indian Army will run out in ten days, says CAG report​  First Post.com3 weeks ago

Army asks Def Min to fix responsibility for Pulgaon ammo depot

The Army has conveyed its serious concerns to the defence ministry over the Ordnance Factory Board's "failure" to punish officials responsible for last year's massive blast at an ammunition depot in Maharashtra in which 19 army personnel perished, an official ...
 DNA2 weeks ago Army seeks action against those responsible for Pulgaon ammo  DNA3 weeks ago

Army decides to go big on indigenisation of critical spares

The Ordnance Factory Board, an umbrella body of 41 ordnance factories, has decided to bring down import of spares and components from current 60 per cent annually to 30 per cent in the next three years.
 DNA3 weeks ago Inquiry set up into ordnance factory explosion: Minister  Prokerala1 month ago Army to go big on indigenisation  MSN India3 weeks ago

Army rejects indigenous assault rifle, not satisfied with design

The Indian Army has rejected an indigenous assault rifle designed by a domestic ordnance factory, claiming that the gun requires "considerable design improvement" before it becomes fit for trials at the Infantry School, Mhow. Demonstration firing of the 7.62 ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

HVF orders probe into mishap which killed Armyman

Heavy Vehicles Factory here today ordered a probe into a mishap during the trial of a battle tank in which an Armyman died, defence sources said. Siva Sakthivel, a soldier in the rank of Naik, and a native of Theni District of Tamil Nadu became unconscious ...
 Business Standard1 day ago

Tamil Nadu against privatisation of Tiruchi gun factory

The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday expressed its opposition to the central government's plans to induct a private investor for Tiruchirappalli gun factory which comes under the Ordnance Factory Board.Industries Minister M.C. Sampath said the gun factory ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Is India ready for war? No, not really

'Even though an India-China military conflict scenario seems unlikely, its possibility gets enhanced if our capabilities are seen to be inadequate by the adversary,' warns Vice Admiral Premvir Das (retd). 'We will fight with whatever we have' is a statement famously attributed to then then chief of our army, General V P Malik, at the time of the Kargil War. Nearly two decades later, including three years under the present government, it is not certain if the picture has changed much. According ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

Armed forces fully equipped to deal with contingencies: Jaitley

The Indian armed forces are fully equipped to face any contingency, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha today amid the ongoing border standoff with China. Asserting that any shortage in terms of arms and ammunition would be expeditiously made up, ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago

Cabinet clears Strategic Partnership model for private manufacturing in defence

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the long-awaited "Strategic Partnership" model that would encourage big Indian private companies to enter the defence manufacturing space. Under the "Strategic Partnership" model, the government will shortlist and pick ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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