Russia Proposes Technical Service Centres In India


Moscow: A senior official from Rostec, Russia’s state-owned defence and industrial group, has outlined plans to establish a series of ‘technical service centres’ in India to boost support for Russian military hardware operated by the Indian military.

In comments to the Press Trust of India (PTI) on 7 December, Viktor Kladov, Rostec’s director for international co-operation and regional policy, said Russian industry would bid to maintain, upgrade, and overhaul the military equipment through the proposed facilities, which Russia would run in collaboration with Indian industry.

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“India has bought a lot of Soviet- and Russian-made defence equipment and a bulk of this equipment requires modernisation, upgrades, and repair,” he said.