The Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced on Monday a “Positive Indigenisation List” of 108 items of defence equipment that must be compulsorily procured from indigenous sources according to provisions in the Defence Acquisition Procedure 2020. The list includes 49 items that will be banned for import after December this year; 21 that cannot be imported after end-2022; 17 that will be banned for import after December 2023; 13 after December 2024; and eight that will have to be procured indigenously after December 2025.
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First Published: Mon, May 31 2021. 22:26 IST