New Delhi: India is quickly moving towards jointness of the three companies of the armed forces and energy is to have frequent logistic nodes in order that assets of one service could be seamlessly made out there to the opposite, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh stated on Monday.
Addressing a seminar on Army logistics right here, the Union minister additionally stated that India has made fast progress within the rail sector, and over 9,000 km traces have been doubled within the final seven years. The corresponding determine was just one,900 km within the 5 years previous 2014, he stated.
The opening ceremony of the seminar was attended by Army Chief Gen Manoj Pande, IAF chief Air Chief Marshal V R Chaudhari and Navy chief Admirk R Hari Kumar and NITI Aayog member V Okay Saraswat, amongst others.
The defence minister, in his deal with, spoke of the synergy and fusion wanted between the civil and army stakeholders, and asserted that presence of representatives from totally different sectors of the 2 sides confirmed the “commitment” to realize the aim as India stood on the edge of an ‘Amrit Kaal’.
“We are rapidly moving towards jointness of the three services,” Singh stated, and added that “our effort is to have common logistic nodes so that resources of one service can be seamlessly made available to other services”.
And, logistics is among the many fields that benefited probably the most from this jointness, he stated on the occasion held at Manekshaw Centre in Delhi Cantonment.