Ammunition from Private Sector Soon

  • The Defence Ministry is working on proposals to further open up and streamline the defence procurement process.
  • These include allowing the private sector to manufacture ammunition and longer tenures for Army officers in the acquisition wing to ensure continuation, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said.
  • He further said the Defence Ministry was planning to create a separate set-up for acquisition and OFB, both for capital and revenue streams.