Rajnath urges defence industry to come forward, says not worried about potential corruption charges

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday urged the industry to come forward and meet him, saying he is not afraid of potential corruption charges and “not worried” that fingers will be pointed at him.

Speaking at the India International Security Expo here, Singh said India cannot remain dependent on imported weapons for long and that it did not align with the country’s plans to become a superpower. He said that when he became the defence minister people told him he should be careful on who to meet and who to allow entry, as there may be corruption charges.

“They said that there are many business-related proposals, and there are matters related to imports and exports, and the minister should be careful of all this otherwise someone will raise a finger (Nahi to ungli uth jayegi). Read more

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