Nashik is among the two cities selected by the Centre for establishing defence innovation centre. The other city is Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu.
The Union minister of state for defence Subhash Bhamre told reporters here on Tuesday that the proposed innovation centre would help start-ups and other industries involved in manufacturing of components for the defence sector in making the right kind of products.
“The Union government has decided to promote innovators in defence manufacturing sector. As part of this, we recently announced first defence innovation centre at Coimbatore. And now Nashik has also been identified as the second defence innovation centre,” Bhamre said.
“The innovation centre will provide a platform to start-ups and innovators in the field of defence innovation. They will make new defence products for the defence-end users like Army, Indian Air Force and Indian Navy,” he added. Read More