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Proud of DRDO's achievements in building Atmanirbhar Bharat: Rajnath Singh

Singh extended greetings on Defence Research and Development Organisation's 63rd Raising Day, saying India is proud of the exceptional technological advancements in building an 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurating a webinar on seamless implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes in Cantonment areas organised by Directorate General of Defence Estates, in New Delhi.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister extended greetings on the occasion of the Defence Research and Development Organisation's (DRDO) 63rd Raising Day, saying that the country was proud of the exceptional technological advancements in building an 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'.

"On the occasion of 63rd day, greetings and best wishes to Team @DRDO_India and their families. India is proud of their exceptional technological advancements and achievements in building an Atmanirbhar Bharat. Wishing them many more successes in 2021 and years to come," the Minister tweeted.

On the occasion, the reiterated its resolve to make the country self-reliant by developing indigenous advanced defence technologies and systems.

"On the dawn of 63rd Raising day, reiterates its resolve of making the country self-reliant by developing indigenous advanced Defence technologies and systems. Stepping forward onto the paced journey of research, design, development and creativity," the DRDO tweeted.

The DRDO is the research and development wing of the Ministry of Defence with a vision to empower India with cutting-edge defence technologies and a mission to achieve self-reliance in critical defence technologies and systems.

Formed in 1958, the DRDO started as a small organisation with 10 laboratories and has now grown multi-directionally in terms of the variety of subject disciplines, number of laboratories, achievements and stature.

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First Published: Fri, January 01 2021. 11:07 IST