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New defence acquisition policy to come into force from October 1

The new policy introduces a significant new procurement category called "Buy (Global-Manufacture in India)."

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Ajai Shukla  |  New Delhi 

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh releases the New Defence Acquisition Procedure at the Defence Acquisition Council meeting in New Delhi | Photo: PTI

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday unveiled the new Procedure of 2020 (DAP 2020), which will govern the procurement of defence equipment from the capital budget. It will supersede the Defence Procurement Procedure of 2016 from October 1.

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First Published: Tue, September 29 2020. 01:23 IST
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