December 5, 2021

Drdo-developed Indigenous Howitzer Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System Test-firing Balasore Firing Range in Odisha – India is the only weapon in the world with the Howitzer cannon firing


News Desk, Amar Ujala, Balasore
Updated Sat, 19 Dec 2020 09:42 AM IST

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India today tested the indigenous Howitzer ATAGS (Advanced Artillery System) developed by the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) at Odisha’s Balasore firing range. It is the best cannon in the world, said DRAGO’s ATAGS project director Shailendra Gade. So far no other country has been able to develop such a cannon.

He said, this cannon was designed within three years and put to the test. Soon, it will be subjected to PSQR tests. We are hoping that India will have the biggest achievement in the artillery system sector. Significantly, the government is emphasizing on making weapons through indigenous technology, so that the country can be made self-sufficient in the defense sector also.

CDS Rawat said – future war will win with indigenous weapons
At the same time, amidst tensions along the border with China and Pakistan, Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Friday said in a big statement that India will fight the war in the future with indigenous weapons and defeat the enemies.

Addressing a program of the Defense Research and Development Organization, DRDO, CDS Rawat said, “We are seeing that our private industry is also motivated about the defense sector, they need support.” I think we will win the future war through indigenous weapons.

CDS Bipin Rawat said, “At present, our country is facing many challenges along the northern and western borders.” The pace at which the country is moving towards self-sufficiency. It is very important that DRDO continues to work diligently.

India today tested the indigenous Howitzer ATAGS (Advanced Artillery System) developed by the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) at Odisha’s Balasore firing range. It is the best cannon in the world, said DRAGO’s ATAGS project director Shailendra Gade. So far no other country has been able to develop such a cannon.

He said, this cannon was designed within three years and put to the test. Soon, it will be subjected to PSQR tests. We are hoping that India will have the biggest achievement in the artillery system sector. Significantly, the government is emphasizing on making weapons through indigenous technology, so that the country can be made self-sufficient in the defense sector also.

CDS Rawat said – future war will win with indigenous weapons

At the same time, amidst tensions along the border with China and Pakistan, Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Friday said in a big statement that India will fight the war in the future with indigenous weapons and defeat the enemies.

Addressing a program of the Defense Research and Development Organization, DRDO, CDS Rawat said, “We are seeing that our private industry is also motivated about the defense sector, they need support.” I think we will win the future war through indigenous weapons.

CDS Bipin Rawat said, “At present, our country is facing many challenges along the northern and western borders.” The pace at which the country is moving towards self-sufficiency. It is very important that DRDO continues to work diligently.




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