Tejas a giant step for IAF, India
The development cost has now escalated to Rs 6,000 crore. With the IOC, LCA will most probably be the second successful programme with a definite `induction' into the armed forces after three series of guided missiles.
If IAF's long-term acquisition of fighter aircraft is any indication, then about 10 squadrons of LCAs, accounting for nearly 20% of the entire fighter arsenal, would be requiredby2030.In the development cycle, LCA is likely to be a globally competitive fighter by the mid-2020s, with considerable export orders in the future.
Further improvements in its stealth components could elevate this wonderful 4th generation fighter to the 5th generation club in the future.
The Delhi Police is likely to conduct more raids in connection with the IPL spot-fixing scandal. Teams of the Delhi Police's special cell have been sent to Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, and Kolkata to conduct searches and track the money trail in the IPL spot-fixing case.
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