Looking at what India is doing in this sector, while we do congratulate these efforts, we do begin to feel many times - are we re-inventing the wheel? Is this what is necessary right now? Is there a better thing that we can do – to meet our defence needs more effectively? I think, instead of importing defence equipment, it is far better in our interests to seek FDI into India in this area – from friendly countries.
India must aim to secure at least one Nobel prize in the areas of sciences and Medicine, every alternate year. We must have such ambitious goals.