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  • 22 May, 2020

  • 10 Min Read

Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM)

Context

  • Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh has appreciated the role played by Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) and other Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nation’s fight against global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. He said this while addressing via video conference MSMEs E-conclave, jointly organised by SIDM, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Department of Defence Production here today.
  • He calls for making ‘Local’ Focal in daily lives to achieve self-reliance

About Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM)

The Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) is a not-for-profit association formed to be the apex body of the Indian defence industry. SIDM plays a proactive role as an advocate, catalyst, and facilitator for the growth and capability building of the defence industry in India.

Vision

Catalyse the Indian defence industry to effectively contribute to India's national security and become a trustworthy global partner.

Mission

Work closely with the Government towards enabling the growth of the defence industry. Collaborate with experts from the Armed forces.

Values

  1. India First
  2. One Voice
  3. Self Reliant for Security

Source: PIB


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