On December 12, 2019, A two day event of 4th edition of International Seminar cum Exhibition on Naval weapon Systems – NAVARMS-19 with the theme “Make in India – Fight Category: Opportunities and Imperatives” has commenced at Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis (IDSA), Development Enclave, in New Delhi.Key Points:
i.The conclave ,organized by the Ministry of Defence (MoD),consists of 5 sessions focusing on to create awareness and identify emerging prospects for Indian/International defence industry in the domain of Naval Weapon Systems.
ii.The first 3 editions of seminars has been held in 2007, 2010 and 2013. These seminars have encouraged enthusiasm for participation in industry, Ministry of Defense, DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organisation )and other stakeholders.
iii.NAVARMS is the only international seminar and exhibition on Naval Arms System in India. This seminar provides a common platform for all stakeholders to express their views.
About Defence ministry:
Formed– 15 August 1947(as Ministry of Defence)
Headquarters– New Delhi
Union Minister– Rajnath Singh
Minister of State– Shripad Yesso Naik