11th edition of the DefExpo, a flagship biennial event of the Ministry of Defence, will conclude today in Lucknow. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will preside the valedictory session this afternoon. However, the Defexpo 2020 will remain open for the general public from today till tomorrow afternoon. This year’s Defence Expo has emerged as one of the largest gatherings of defence exhibitors and delegates, particularly in the aerospace sector. The growth of indigenous enterprise has been the most encouraging facet of DefExpo2020.
Over 200 partnerships involving the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs), Transfer of Technology and Product launches were concluded on the third day of DefExpo yesterday.
Talking to AIR, Minister of State for Defence Shripad Yasho Naik said that UP government has successfully organized the event and it emerged as the best ever defence exhibition.
Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar said that Government is working on Intellectual Property Rights and Transfer of Technology to boost the export of Defence equipment.