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L&T Defence awarded Contract by Ministry of Defence


The defence arm of Larsen & Toubro, India's leading EPC Projects, Manufacturing, Defence and Services conglomerate, has been awarded a Significant Contract by the Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the Supply of four Regiments of Pinaka Weapon Systems.

The contract involves supply of Pinaka Launchers, Battery Command Posts and associated Engineering Support Package (ESP) for four Regiments. The Pinaka Launch system has been indigenously developed by L&T as part of Pinaka development program of Defence Research Et Development Organization (DRDO, ARDE) and functions as a high tech, all weather, long range, area fire artillery weapon system.

The contract is classified as significant which carries a value between INR 1,000 to INR 2,500 Cr.