New Delhi: Promoting Self Reliance or Aatmnirbhrta in the Indian Army, the Chief of Army Staff today inducted indigenously developed specialist vehicles into service.
Indian Army said in a statement, “At a function organised at the Bombay Engineer Group (BEG) and Centre on 12 April 2022, the Army Chief inducted the first set of indigenously developed Quick Reaction Fighting Vehicle Medium (QRFV), Infantry Protected Mobility Vehicle (IPMV), Ultra Long Range Observation System developed by Tata Advanced System Limited (TASL) and Monocoque Hull Multi-Role Mine-Protected Armoured Vehicle developed by Bharat Forge.”
General MM Naravane #COAS inducted the Quick Reaction Fighting Vehicle, Infantry Protected Mobility Vehicle, Ultra Long Range Observation System indigenously developed by @tataadvanced & Multi Role Mine Protected Armoured Vehicle by @BharatForgeLtd into the #IndianArmy. (1/2) pic.twitter.com/Kzr9NFyOcc
— ADG PI – INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) April 12, 2022
General MM Naravane, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), accompanied by Lt Gen Manoj Pande, the Vice Chief of Army Staff is on a two-day visit to Pune.
The COAS appreciated TATA and Bharat Forge for their commitment in strengthening the “Atmanirbhar Bharat” initiative of the Government of India and for continued engagement with the Indian Army for the past decades.
The induction of these indigenously developed Systems by TASL and Bharat Forge would greatly enhance the operational capabilities of the Indian Army in future conflicts. A number of retired and serving dignitaries were present on the occasion.
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