Ministry of Defence

Technology is driving the Revolution in Military Affairs: Chief of Defence Staff Gen Anil Chauhan

Posted On: 11 MAY 2024 7:46PM by PIB Delhi

Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Anil Chauhan has stated that technology is driving the Revolution in Military Affairs, underscoring the need for amalgamation of present technologies and investment in future emerging technologies. He was addressing a gathering of scientists and engineers of the Department of Atomic Energy on the occasion of National Technology Day on May 11, 2024. CDS also inaugurated a two-day thematic programme on ‘Atoms for Society: Securing Water, Food & Health’ at BARC, Mumbai.

Gen Anil Chauhan said the theme for this year, ‘Atoms for Society: Securing Water, Food & Health,’ highlights the crucial role of science and technology in addressing the most pressing issues facing our society.

CDS accentuated the nation’s historical prowess in science and technology, encouraging the revival of the imaginative spirit to realise the technologies necessary for national security. He said it was a time to reflect on the remarkable advancements made in science and technology that have shaped our nation’s progress and also an opportunity to recognise the tireless efforts of our scientists, engineers, and innovators who work diligently to propel our nation forward.

Gen Anil Chauhan commended the DAE for its unwavering commitment to advancing science and technology for the betterment of our nation. He extended his warmest wishes to the DAE and its members on National Technology Day and wished for the efforts to continue as India marches forward on the path of progress and innovation.



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