Sharing my interview by Business World regarding Defense Manufacturing and Self Reliance in Defence to be focus of future Governments in India. The interviewer is Mr Manish Kumar Jha. The URL is placed below http://bwdefence.businessworld.in/article/We-Should-Fix-Our-Aim-Of-Achieving-Self-Reliance-Up-To-80-Percent-By-2030-As-A-Reasonable-Goal-Gen-S-Asthana/11-04-2019-169082/?fbclid=IwAR0LFzCdz0psdC87hooP1I9IVjwkcdrmZ38eqJr7ZcA5TCcPOTi320Mnob0#.XK8_tpRJ05y.facebook (The views expressed are my personal views and do not represent views of any organisation. Major General S B … Continue reading We Should Fix Our Aim Of Achieving Self Reliance in Defence Up To 80 Percent By 2030
National Security has a wide span and needs to cover much wider period for meaningful analysis, but to be realistic about current security dynamics in the country, speculating the immediate trends under the existing realities may be a useful, because in high voltage political scenario in the country due to 2019 elections, the National Security … Continue reading How Secure will India be in 2019?
It is strange to find that the state of Jammu and Kashmir continues to proceed with the case of FIR against the Army Officer over Shopian case, despite Governor's rule, Armed Forces Special Powers Act in place, and no sanction to proceed from Central Government. His convoy fired on attacking stone pelters on 06 March … Continue reading Jammu & Kashmir proceeds FIR against Army Officer in SC, despite Governor Rule
The developmental efforts initiated by Indian government in Jammu and Kashmir are appreciative and welcome measure for the state, as well as for the country and adds to physical, mental and social outreach of the nation into far flung areas. These have been preceded by controversial measures of amnesty to stone pelters, and declaration … Continue reading Opinion: With Kashmir ceasefire, India walks a fine line: Maj Gen Asthana, WION News
The country has been asking this question from the Kashmir Government since last two decades, more so after NIA started investigations to reconfirm that the separatists are the biggest conduits for terror funding, as to why they are being protected on taxpayers money? It most frustrating for any Indian that these separatists who do not … Continue reading Why Separatists being protected by J&K Government? Son becomes militant after enjoying all perks.