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NEW DELHI: India and France have agreed to further deepen the integration between the two countries’ defence industrial sectors and to work together to identify opportunities for co-design, co-development and co-production.
“In a reflection of the deep mutual trust and confidence President Macron and Prime Minister Narender Modi will deepen the integration between the respective defence sectors to identify opportunities for co-design, co-development, co-production,”read the joint statement released.
It further states that, “with the objective of not only fulfilling the defence needs of the Indian armed forces, but also of providing a viable and reliable source of defence supplies to other friendly countries,”
PM Modi and French President Macron noted that defence industrial collaboration, especially from the design stage, not only creates quality jobs for the youth and advances the PM Modi’s vision of Atmanirbhar Bharat.