For the first time, backed by its robust industrial policy, Uttar Pradesh will showcase the facilities provided in the Defence Corridor at the 13th edition Aero India in Bengaluru. During the three day show starting Feb 3-5, Uttar Pradesh Defence Corridor will be putting up their pavilion.
“Several top foreign defence companies have already signed agreements to set up their units in the UP Defence Corridor and work is in progress,” according to the CEO of Uttar Pradesh Defence Corridor, Avanish K Awasthi
“Our team is ready. The global companies are already working towards setting up their units which will attract more companies,” he added.
As has been reported by Financial Express Online earlier, the UP Defence Corridor has been attracting huge investment in Defence Manufacturing sector and is also playing a critical role in the economic development.
Because the ambitious Defence Corridor is being set up at six places in the state — Chitrakoot, Jhansi, Kanpur, Aligarh, Agra and Lucknow.
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The biennial event is organised by the Ministry of Defence, and state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. It provides global companies to showcase their defence platforms as well their latest technologies to potential customers and investors.