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Government considering putting PSUs out of Defence Ministry range

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Good more. Make defense PSU accountable to produce good products. They suck good amount of money and produce poor products.

Aparajita Das (DISTT THANE)

Defence Production should be International Player, export import is the strategy today to bring in money to the country. Defence Production should be seen in NSE and BSE also like others

Krishna Kumar (Bareilly)

Time to move defence PSUs from control of defence ministry, to make these competitive and also control quality of products.

Politically, its not possible to close the PSUs.But a way could be found to let them go extinct slowly by not hiring any fresh employees.The Pvt.sector should be encouraged to come up with new products with foreign collaboration for our identified defence needs.


A very welcome decision, sack all of the psu employees, they have not achieved anything in last 70 years. The country filled the tummy of them and their families for decades, time to put them in their place. Look at the great job being done by reliance defense on rafale in such a short period of time. More contracts should go to them. They are the future and we should quickly get rid of the past of these psu employees. Jai shree Ram

Anit Patel (Vadodara) replies to Pallav Gupta

Reliance is not doing anything on Rafael. What are you talking about. I agree that private sector will be more nimble and produce better results than defense PSUs. DRDO is a big drag and so is HAL.


Sadly this will damage the institutions. Armed forces at least follows rules and regulations. we all know how much chaos is happening in Muzzafarnagar. That kind of chaos will follow here also if this is done. No one will take responsibility or accountability. Instead of strengthening existing structures some people think creating confusion and chaos and endangering jobs and security of people is real work


Good move. this will lead to greater innovation in defence and reduce wastage of tax payers money..


Yes right decision. Give all defense contracts to Ambani and Adani


Finally, it seems wisdom prevails. It was a mistake to begin with, to have put these PSUs under MoD. The government should remove all preferential treatments given to PSUs and let them operate in an open market. Also shut down SCOPE and make all PSUs autonomous without any political interference. Plus, what use is Union Minister for industry, let the States handle the subject. As a matter of fact, the Constitution should be amended to remove the Joint List. Let us have a proper federal decentralised structure.


A strong and decisive reformative step?. Hope defence PSUs are not turned to future BSNL.

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