November 2019

Defence Minister visits Russian engine plant

A delegation led by the visiting Indian Minister of Defense Rajnath Singh paid a business visit to the UEC-Klimov plant in St. Petersburg (part of the United Engine Corporation (UEC) of Rostec State Corporation), UEC has officially reported.

During the visit Minister of Defence was introduced to the main product line of the enterprise and the key stages of the production process. The guests visited the mechanical, assembly and testing workshops.


Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh participating in the meeting of SCO Council of Heads of Government (CHG) at Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Saturday, November 2, 2019.

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath today called for isolating all nations that have adopted terrorism as their state policy and affect the world in one way or the other.

MoD-FICCI delegation to Russia

The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), jointly with the Ministry of Defence, Government of India, will be leading a 50-member industry delegation to Russia from November 5–6, 2019. The objective of the delegation is to explore ways to jointly manufacture spares and components with Russian OEMs under Make in India.