Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who arrived within the capital from France visit on weekday night, said that seven Rafale fighter jets can arrive in India by April or might next year. The Defence Minister was in France for the official handover of the primary Rafale aircraft.
“Seven Rafale jets can arrive in India by April or might. The craft is capable of reaching up to the speed of 1800 kmph. I flew during a Rafale jet at the speed of 1300 kmph. The credit for the prosperous acquisition of the jets goes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi,” Singh said whereas addressing reporters here. He said that the France visit was a hit which he also control a meeting with French President Emmanuel macron for over thirty five minutes.
Responding to the Opposition’s criticism over activity of ‘Shastra puja’, Singh said: “People will say no matter they need. I did what i believed was right and that i can still do thus. this can be our faith, that there’s a superpower and that i have believed it since childhood.”