Bharat Dynamics restricted (BDL) has signed a contract value of Rs 1,187.82 large integer for provide of serious Weight Torpedoes – Varunastra – to the Indian Navy.

The contract was inked by NP Diwakar, Director (Technical), BDL and Nidhi Chhibber, Joint Secretary & Acquisition Manager (Maritime & Systems), Ministry of Defence, Govt of Asian nation in Indian capital.

The execution of the contract are going to be over following forty two months. The weapon are going to be factory-made at BDL Visakhapatnam Unit beneath collaboration with the Defence analysis and Development Organisation (DRDO). The serious Weight Torpedo or the Varunastra may be a ship launched, electrically propelled underwater weapon equipped with one in every of the foremost advanced automatic and remote controlled steering systems.

According to the BDL the arm uses its own intelligence in tracing the target. The Hyderabad-based defence public sector endeavor is that the main producer of the country’s vary of missiles and missile defence systems.