New Delhi, November 24, 2023: India and United Kingdom today discussed bilateral issues relating to security, defence cooperation and a host of other issues.
Indian Defence Secretary Giridhar Aramane co-chaired the annual India-UK Defence Consultative Group (DCG) meeting in New Delhi today, along with his UK counterpart David Williams, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Defence.
They discussed a host of regional security issues, reviewed the ongoing defence cooperation activities, and discussed the situation and potential cooperation in the Indian Ocean Region and defence industrial cooperation proposals in missile systems and Electric Propulsion, among other possibilities, Defence Ministry sources said.
Both sides also planned for the increased interactions and joint activities in the maritime domain with focus on joint exercises, Maritime Domain Awareness, and information exchange.
They appreciated the commencement of the India UK 2+2 Foreign and Defence Dialogue, and the increased pace of military to military engagements in all domains.
David Williams later laid a wreath at the National War Memorial and paid homage to the Brave hearts.
India experienced a notable 6.60 per cent growth in power generation compared to the corresponding period in the previous year from April to January 2024.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Vishnu Dev Sai today gave an extra ordinary and extempore speech in the State Assembly while replying to a debate on budget allocations to the departments for which he is the in charge Minister.
In a major step towards development of the lakhs of students, Chhattisgarh Government today decided to have board examinations twice in a year.
Social media creators of Chhattisgarh have shown full enthusiasm in the State Public Relations Department organised high profile social media creator meet “Lets Collab Chhattisgarh 2024”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bharat Tex 2024, one of the largest-ever global textile events to be organised in the country, here at New Delhi tomorrow.
Three Maoists were today shot by the security forces in a joint operation in Kanker district in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, official sources said.