Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will inaugurate the Defense and Aerospace Summit on July 28. This four-day online summit will be organized by CII, UPEIDA and SIDM. UPIEDA CEO Avnish Awasthi gave this information regarding the preparations for the Defense and Aerospace Summit 2021.
He said that the state has the largest base of small scale industries, which with the right guidance can be effectively worked on to become a potential supplier of our defense sector. ISDA aims to take a step in this direction. Being the nodal agency for the development of the UP Defense Corridor, UPEIDA is doing well with its attractive land rates. Also, the Defense Manufacturing Policy of Uttar Pradesh and the upcoming Common Facility near the airport can further enable the manufacturers of the Defense Sector of the Center.
ISDA President Manoj Gupta has been quoted saying that HAL, DRDO, Bharat Electronics and Ordinance Equipment Factory Kanpur will organize vendor development programs during the four-day summit.