Rajnath launches DefExpo2020 app

    at 7:59 pm
    New Delhi (NVI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today launched a mobile application to assist those who visit the DefExpo 2020, the 11th edition of biennial mega defence exhibition, to be held in Lucknow in February.
    The app has been developed by Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence (MoD) with the aim of engaging with the visitors as well as exhibitors.
    It provides detailed information about the day-to-day events, participating exhibitors, Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs), guest speakers of seminars or webinars,  publications that is electronic brochures and e-books, maps and directions of the venues and city weather.
    The Defence Minister also reviewed the preparations of DefExpo 2020.
    During the review meeting, senior officials informed him that a record number of over 880 exhibiters, including foreign companies, have registered so far, making it the largest ever defence exhibition surpassing the numbers of DefExpo 2018.
    Foreign delegations at the level of Defence Minister and Service Chief are confirmed from 18 countries.
    Dozens of MoUs are also expected to be inked during the Expo.