Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
03-September-2012 15:09 IST
Modernisation of Submarine Fleet
Madam, a total of five Sindhughosh class submarines have undergone modernization in Russia. One Sindhughosh class submarine is currently undergoing Medium Refit-cum-Upgradation in Russia. The modernization, which began in September, 2010, is progressing as per schedule. Another submarine is undergoing modernization in India partially with Russian assistance.

This information was given by Defence Minister Shri AK Antony in a written reply to ShrimatiShrutiChoudhary in Lok Sabha today.