The Union Minister of State for Defence, Shripad Naik on July 15 inaugurated the conference on Aerospace and Defence Manufacturing Technologies in New Delhi.
The theme of the 5th edition of the conference was Empowering India with ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Mission’. Mr. Naik during his inaugural address highlighted several initiatives by the central government.
The conference was jointly organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry, Tamil Nadu Technology Development and Promotion Centre, Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers.
The Union Minister Shripad Naik in his inaugural address mentioned that the Indian Defence and Aerospace Industry is on the threshold of transformation and this change is taking place under the several initiatives of the Indian government to promote ‘Make in India’ and ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan’.
Shripad Naik also encouraged that the Indian Aerospace and Defence Industry must rise to the occasion to shoulder greater responsibility in making the nation self -reliant in Defence production.