Rajnath reviews work on defence corridors

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed implementation of the two defence industrial corridors which aim to boost military production.

In his 2018 budget speech, the then Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had proposed setting up of the two corridors.

The first corridor will link Chennai with a number of industrial clusters including Hosur, Salem, Coimbatore and Tiruchirappalli. The second corridor is being set up in Uttar Pradesh.

In a meeting, a presentation was made before Singh highlighting various aspects of the two corridors, officials said. (AGENCIES)