Rajnath Singh reviews the problems of acquisition of the defense with senior officials

NEW DELHI: Minister of Defense Rajnath Singh On Thursday, he reviewed the problems with the main ministry officials and directed them to seek indigenous solutions to meet the requirements of the forces as much as possible.

Singh also reviewed defense cooperation activities with friend friendly countries (FCC) and policy issues related to defense diplomacy, including bilateral and multilateral exercises, capacity development, training and material assistance to FFCs .

Defense Secretary Sanjay Mitra and other senior defense ministry officials were present at the meeting.

The Minister of Defense also reviewed the problems of acquisition of the defense. He was informed about the Defense Procurement Procedures (DPP), the budget utilization, the main acquisitions and the challenges that arise.

The current status of acquisitions and payments was also reported, together with the implications of the main agreements with the countries. He directed officials to seek indigenous solutions to meet the requirements of the forces as much as possible, said the Ministry of Defense.

Singh also received information on the planning activities of the armed forces, including the agencies of three services, such as the Comprehensive Headquarters Defense Services and the Cyber ​​Defense Agency, the Defense Space Agency and the Special Forces Division. of the Armed Forces that were approved by the Cabinet Committee on Security. year.

He was informed about the Defense Planning Committee, established in 2018.

Singh also reviewed the welfare problems of the military with officials from the military's welfare department.

Separately, () President G Satheesh Reddy informed Singh about his 'Make in India' initiative.

Reddy introduced Singh to a model of.

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