Union Defence Ministry (Department of Defence Production,) has inked MoU with Intellectual Property Facilitation Cell (IPFC) and National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), Ministry of Science and Technology. This partnership will give major boost to Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti and is expected to bridge capacity shortfall and promote culture of Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Indian Defence industry.
About Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti (MRGS)
Action Plan 2019-20 of MRGS
It has been approved by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. It includes training of additional 20,000 personnel from public and private sector industry and armed forces on relevance of IP Culture to Indian Defence manufacturing industry and instituting framework for enabling full utilization of new ideas and innovation towards achieving self-reliance in defence sector.