Indo-Russian Joint Military Exercises From November 18

Company sized contingents of the 5th Army of Russia and a mechanised infantry battalion of India will participate in the 11-day training exercise.

 Share
EMAIL
PRINT
COMMENTS
Indo-Russian Joint Military Exercises From November 18

"Exercise Indra 2018" will begin at the Babina Field Firing Ranges in Jhansi. (Representational)


Lucknow: 

India and Russia will hold joint military exercises in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh from November 18, it was announced on today.

"Exercise Indra 2018" will begin at the Babina Field Firing Ranges, a Defence Ministry spokesperson said. This forms part of a drill to combat insurgency under the UN aegis.

Company sized contingents of the 5th Army of Russia and a mechanised infantry battalion of India will participate in the 11-day training exercise. 

"The aim of the exercise is to practice joint planning and conduct enhance interoperability of the two Armies in peace keeping and enforcement environment under UN aegis," the official said. 



Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.

NDTV Beeps - your daily newsletter

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................