New Delhi, Jun 28 (UNI): Congratulating the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) for conducting successful test fire of new generation ballistic missile Agni P on Monday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that this would further strengthen India’s ‘Credible Deterrence’ capabilities.
“Congratulations to Congratulations to @DRDO_India for the maiden successful flight test of Agni P, advanced variant of Agni class of missiles. I compliment the efforts of the team behind this mission”, he said in a tweet message.
He also said that many advance technologies including Composites, Propulsion Systems, innovative Guidance and Control mechanisms and state of the art navigation systems have been introduced.
DRDO has successfully flight tested a nuclear capable new generation ballistic missile Agni P from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam island off the coast of Odisha, Balasore at 1055 hrs today.
This is a new generation advanced variant of Agni class of missiles. It is a canisterised missile with range capability between 1,000 and 2,000 kms.