President of India Congratulates DRDO on Successful of Surface to Air Missile
OREANDA-NEWS. The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the Surface to Air Missile – ‘Barak-8’.
In a message to Dr. S. Christopher, Secretary, Department of Defence Research & Development and Director General, DRDO, the President has said, "I extend hearty congratulations to you and all those associated with the successful test-firing of the Surface to Air Missile – ‘Barak-8’ developed jointly with Israel.
The nation is proud of this achievement. I am sure that this success will further boost India’s defence capabilities in technologically challenging areas”.