Devendra Fadnavis

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No Terror Angle Confirmed In Raigad Boat Incident: Maha Dy CM Fadnavis

Maharashtra Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis denied any terror angle in the recently found boat, filled with AK-47 boats and rifles. On August 18, Minister said, the boat is owned by an Australian citizen and the police has been alerted, to investigate the matter. Furthermore, It has now reached Harihareshwar beach and is being seized by… read-more

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 07:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Deputy CM, Devendra Fadnavis, boat, Rifles, Raigad District

Boats With AK-47

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Unidentified Boat With AK-47, Rifles Found On Harihareshwar Shore

In Raigad, an unidentified boat with AK-47, rifles and bullets was found on the shore of Harihareshwar at Shrivardhan, said district management. On August 17, the lifeboat was found on the shore of Mauje Bhardakhol with weapons, but no person was on the boat. Notably, Harihareshwar is about 200 km from Mumbai and 170 km from Pune. The police have launched an investigation and are inspecting the weapons.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 06:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AK-47, Rifles, boat, Harihareshwar, investigation, Maharashtra


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ANLA's 13 Militants Surrender Before Assam Police

In Assam's Karbi Anglong district, 13 militants of All Adivasi National Liberation Army surrendered before the security forces on May 8. As per sources, the surrendered militants also deposited a cache of arms and ammunition, and rifles, in presence of the Assam Police, CRPF and Assam Rifles in Bokajan police station. Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said the state continued its peace march with the surrender of the militants.

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:17 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Assam, Rifles, Assam Police, Militants, Government


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Centre Approves Production Of Over 5 Lakh AK-203 Rifles

In order to boost the self reliance in defence manufacturing, the Central Government approved the production of more than 5 lakh AK-203 assault rifles in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi. Reportedly, the project will be helpful in providing business opportunities to several MSMEs. Furthermore, the project will be carried out by a special purpose joint venture called Indo-Russian Rifles Private Ltd. Besides, this endeavour will be carried out in… read-more

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 12:50 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Rifles, Russia, India, Partnership, Uttar Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI

An AK-103 Rifle.

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IAF Set To Buy AK-103 From Russia; Advanced Version Of AK-47

To combat terrorists, the Indian Air Force signed an emergency pact of Rs 300 crore with Russia to buy 70,000 AK-103 rifles, an advanced version of deadly AK-47 rifles. Reportedly, the new rifles will replace the currently used IASAS rifles. However, the elite forces in the Indian Navy already use the new rifles. Besides, India is also planning to buy advanced AK-203 rifles from Russia.

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 12:59 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Indian Air force, AK-103, Rifles, Russia, AK-203

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Indian Army

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Indian Army At Eastern Ladakh To Be Equipped With Sig-16 Assault Rifles

Indian Army at eastern Ladakh is set to get 72,500 Sig-16 Assault Rifles as the government has approved the procurement of the weapons from the US. Reportedly, the US-imported guns will replace the existing Indian Small Arms System (Insas) rifles. The troops fighting on the LoC and LAC will be given 1.5 lakh imported rifles and the rest will be provided with AK-203 rifles, which are jointly produced by India and Russia.

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 08:20 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: INDIA CHINA BORDER ISSUE, Indian Army, Rifles, United States

Courtesy: India Today