India’s Defence Secretary interacts with German Security and Defence Industry

Defence Secretary Shri Giridhar Aramane interacted with the Federal Association of the German Security and Defence Industry (BDSV) at Berlin on 28 Feb, 2024.

In a meeting organized by BDSV, Defence Secretary outlined the recent changes in the Indian defence industry through progressive reforms, making it attractive to invest in India, and to enter into partnerships with the Indian defence industry.

Shri Giridhar Aramane highlighted that India is progressively moving towards into the next defence innovation, manufacturing and maintenance hub in Asia.

The Managing Director of BDSV Dr Hans Christoph Arzpodien welcomed the Defence Secretary to the event, and provided the German defence industry perspective.

The meeting was also attended by Shri P Harish, Ambassador of India to the Federal Republic of Germany. 

A number of German defence companies were present, represented by their top leadership,  and an engaging discussion on business and investment possibilities was conducted.