In a big boost to the “Make in India” initiative, India has ordered the export of Light Weight Torpedoes to foreign countries. The Defense PSU Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) is the company who develops those torpedoes.
The order is for the export of $14.33 million worth of the torpedo weapon system to friendly countries. Information shared by the company explained that they have achieved 65 percent of the export target set for the financial year 2018-19.
“BDL is expanding its footprint globally by offering Akash Weapon System, Anti-Tank Guided Missiles, Torpedoes and CounterMeasure Dispensing System to friendly foreign countries,” the release said.
The BDL is engaged in developing many indigenous weapon systems.