Category Archives: Defence
Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SAAB, Sweden, recently for jointly marketing the L-Band 3D Air Surveillance Radar, RAWL-03, co-developed by BEL and Saab. BEL has joined hands with Saab, Sweden and USA, to market the Long Range Air Surveillance Radar, a cost-effective L Band three dimensional… Read More
Shri Barun Mitra IAS (Manipur 1987) presently Additional Secretary, Department of Defence has been appointed as
Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production vice Shri Subash Chandra IAS (KN 86).
Shri Mitra served as Non-Executive Director at Dredging Corporation of India Limited from January 20, 2015 to March 3, 2017. He served as Official Part… Read More
Ms Rasika Chaube IDAS (1986), presently in the cadre, has been appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Steel, by temporarily upgrading vacant post of Joint Secretary in the Ministry.
Shri Subash Chandra IAS (Karnataka 1986) presently Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production has been appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Defence vice Shri Barun Mitra IAS (MN 1987).
Shri P K Shrivastava, IOFS has taken over as the new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and Chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) with effect from 1″ July, 2018. Previously, he was Additional DGOF and Member at OFB and was in charge of Armoured Vehicles, headquartered in Avadi, Chennai.
Shri Shrivastava has a Masters degree in Mechanical… Read More
A workshop on Cyber Security Framework for Department of Defence was organised by DDP, Ministry of Defence. The workshop was inaugurated by RakshaMantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman. During her address, Smt Sitharaman stressed upon the fact that Defence sector is more prone to the cyber threats and hence it becomes important to safeguard our cyberspace with anticipation… Read More
Brig. P.C. Nair, YSM, SIKH has been appointed as Inspector General (North) in Assam Rifles in Level-14 of the Pay Matrix as per the 7th CPC, on deputation basis, for a period of 18 months.
Missile Scientist Dr Tessy Thomas presently Director of Advanced Systems Laboratories (ASL), Hyderabad takes charge as the Director General, Aeronautical Systems (DG-Aero) of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) vice C P Ramanarayanan. Dr Tessy Thomas hails from Alappuzha in Kerala, Dr Tessy completed her B Tech (Electrical)… Read More
Lt General Devraj Anbu, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM assumed the charge of Vice Chief of the Army Staff (VCOAS) on 01 Jun 2018. He succeeds Lt Gen Sarath Chand who after an illustrious career, handed over the baton to Lt Gen Devraj Anbu in a ceremony held at South Block.
Lt Gen Anbu is an alumnus of National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla. He was commissioned… Read More
Group Captain Prajual Singh assumed the command of Air Force Station Thanjavur, a premier base under Southern Air Command. He assumed charge from Group Captain Vikram Jeet Singh after an impressive Ceremonial Parade.
An alumni of National Defence Academy, Group Captain Prajual Singh was commissioned in the Indian Air Force in 1992.
A Qualified Flying … Read More
MOUs SIGNED DURING DEFEXPO 2018: As per details reported thus far, the salient MoUs and Transfer of Technology agreements are as follows. Some B2B agreements signed between parties may not have been reported yet and therefore the number is likely to go up.
MoUs and ToTs:
Defence Public Sector Undertakings – 16
India- Russia B2B MoUs – 07
B2B MoUs… Read More