Army to get indigenous Sharang artillery gun today

Lucknow: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Thursday said that the Sharang artillery gun would be inducted into the Army on Friday.

“The Sharang artillery gun would be inducted into the Indian Army today. 155 mm Sharang is an upgraded version of the 130 mm M-46 field guns,” the Army Chiefsaid. He further stated that Sig Sauer assault rifles and Spike anti-tank missiles are being issued to troops deployed in the
forward areas.

“The weapons (Sig Sauer assault rifles and Spike anti-tank missiles) have been received and being deployed and issued to troops deployed in the forward areas.”