Jaitley pushed for turning India into a key manufacturer of defence hardware from being the biggest buyer.
INS Komarta is the first of four ASW stealth corvettes designed by Indian Navy’s in-house organisation
The warship will be formally handed over to the Navy by Rear Admiral (retd) A K Verma.
Armed with stealth features, it is the first warship equipped with new trainable chaff launcher – Kavach.
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