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Now, track defence production info on this website

The website will aid effective monitoring of various initiatives and schemes of the Department Defence Production
New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched a dashboard of Department Defence Production (DDP) on Thursday to aid effective monitoring of various initiatives and schemes of the department.

What will the platform feature?

Dr Ajay Kumar, Secretary (Defence Production), explained the features and the main objectives of the dashboard. He informed that through this initiative, the ministry will be able to keep track of the major components of Defence Production, including defence exports, defence offsets, Intellectual Property Rights (number of patents registered) and Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti. He also gave a detailed account of the subjects on which the dashboard will have capsulated information in a user-friendly interface, including defence projects under ‘Make in India,’ startups in the defence sector, investments in defence corridors in Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu and artificial intelligence projects in defence.

Available for public viewing

The dashboard is available for the general public at www.ddpdashboard.gov.in. Some of the data on the dashboard is available for restricted viewing under access control. MoS for Defence Shripad Naik and other senior officials of the ministry were present on the occasion.