Rear Admiral R K Shrawat, CMD, Naval Group in India
of Transfer of Technology (TOT) between Naval Group (ex DCNS) and MDL. As indicated by Indian Navy and MDL, the programme has been on track for quite a while now. MDL has now attained the level of competence and skills to build complex submarines through successful collaboration and transfer of technology. The second submarine is undergoing sea trials and getting ready for commissioning soon. Karanj will also enter the stage of sea trials soon. Remaining three submarines are also in advanced stages of building at MDL and will be delivered to the Navy as per ensuing time.