In late November, the Indian Foreign Ministry told the media that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was scheduled to visit Moscow on December 24-25.
|Russian advanced S-400 Triumf air defense system.|
According to the Kommersant newspaper, breakthrough deals in the military-technical sphere could be expected from Modi’s visit. The total package of contracts is estimated to be worth more than $7 billion.
Russian Armed Forces Ka-226T multirole helicopter.
A source close to the Indian Defense Ministry told RIA Novosti last week that an agreement on joint Russian-Indian production of Ka-226T helicopters was likely to be signed either during or after Modi’s visit. An ambassadorial source told the media outlet that India’s arms purchase committee had approved the purchase of five S-400 air defense systems which could be worth around $5.8 billion.
Source: Sputnik News