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Government of India
Ministry of Defence
19-February-2014 15:25 IST
Exports of Sonars by DRDO

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been mandated towards research & development of various systems and technologies for the use of our Armed Forces and is not involved in their export. However, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed a contract for the supply of three (03) numbers of Hull Mounted Sonars – Export (HMS-X) with the Government of Myanmar on the 16th January, 2013. The contract value of these three Sonars is US$29.24 Million

This information was given by Defence Minister Shri AK Antony in a written reply to Shri Mohd. Ali Khan and Shrimati T. Ratna Bai in Rajya Sabha today.