Ministry of Defence (India)

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The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government relating directly to national security and the Indian armed forces.wikipedia
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Indian Armed Forces

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The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government relating directly to national security and the Indian armed forces. The Indian Armed Forces (including Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy) and Indian Coast Guard under the Ministry of Defences are primarily responsible for ensuring the territorial integrity of the nation.
Additionally, the Indian Armed Forces are supported by the Indian Coast Guard and paramilitary organisations (Assam Rifles, and Special Frontier Force) and various inter-service commands and institutions such as the Strategic Forces Command, the Andaman and Nicobar Command and the Integrated Defence Staff.

Indian Coast Guard

Coast GuardAdditional Director GeneralCoast Guard Commander (Western Seaboard)
The Indian Armed Forces (including Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy) and Indian Coast Guard under the Ministry of Defences are primarily responsible for ensuring the territorial integrity of the nation.
It operates under the Ministry of Defence.

Commander-in-chief

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The President of India is the ceremonial commander-in-chief of the armed forces of the country.
This is discharged through the Ministry of Defence, headed by the minister of defence, which provides the policy framework and resources to the Armed Forces to discharge their responsibilities in the context of the defence of the country.

Defence Secretary of India

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The Defence Secretary functions as head of the Department of Defence, and is additionally responsible for coordinating the activities of the four Departments in the Ministry.
The Defence Secretary (IAST: Rakṣā Saciv) is the administrative head of the Ministry of Defence.

Ordnance Factory Board

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Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) (आयुध निर्माणी बोर्ड; IAST: Āyudh nirmāṇī borḍ) consisting of the Indian Ordnance Factories (भारतीय आयुध निर्माणियाँ; Bhāratīya āyudh nirmāṇiyān), is an industrial organisation, functioning under the Department of Defence Production of Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

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It is governed under the management of the Indian Ministry of Defence.

Indian Army

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The Indian Armed Forces (including Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy) and Indian Coast Guard under the Ministry of Defences are primarily responsible for ensuring the territorial integrity of the nation.
Besides these, army officers may head tri-service commands such as the Strategic Forces Command and Andaman and Nicobar Command, as well as institutions like Integrated Defence Staff.

Indian National Defence University

National Defence University
At present, the undergoing new creation of National Defence University, for training of military officials and concerned civilian officials, will be administered and overseen by Ministry of Defence. Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Defence Institute of Psychological Research and National Defence University come under administration and purview of the Ministry of Defence.
This autonomous University will be instituted by the Act of the Parliament of India, and President of India will be a Visitor, and the Defence Minister will be the Chancellor.

Bharat Electronics Limited

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BEL is one of nine PSUs under the Ministry of Defence of India.

Republic Day (India)

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The ministry organises and runs Republic Day celebrations and parade every year in January, hosting a chief guest.
Delhi Republic Day parade is held in the capital, New Delhi organised by the Ministry of Defence.

Defence Research and Development Organisation

DRDODefence Research and Development OrganizationDefence Research & Development Organization
It is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Kolkata

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A military department was created by the supreme government of the British East India Company at Kolkata in the year 1776.
Some of the oldest public sector companies are headquartered in the city such as the Coal India Limited, National Insurance Company, Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers, Tea Board of India, Geological Survey of India, Zoological Survey of India, Botanical Survey of India, Jute Corporation of India, National Test House, Hindustan Copper and the Ordnance Factories Board of the Indian Ministry of Defence.

BEML Limited

BEMLBharat Earth MoversBharat Earth Movers Limited
It was wholly owned and operated by India's Ministry of Defence until 1992, when the government divested 25% of its holdings in the company.

Mishra Dhatu Nigam

MidhaniMishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (Midhani)
It is a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU), under the administrative control of Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Department of Ex-servicemen Welfare

Ex-servicemen Welfare
Department of Ex-servicemen Welfare( Poorva Senani Kalyan Vibhag) is a department, in Ministry of Defence, India.

Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses

Institute of Defence Studies and AnalysesIDSAInstitute of Defence Studies and Analysis,
Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Defence Institute of Psychological Research and National Defence University come under administration and purview of the Ministry of Defence.
It is funded by the Indian Ministry of Defence but operates as a non-partisan and autonomous body.

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology

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Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Defence Institute of Psychological Research and National Defence University come under administration and purview of the Ministry of Defence.
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) is the Premier Deemed University under the Department of Defence Research & Development, Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Minister of Defence (India)

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MoD is headed by the Minister of Defence, who is supported by one, or more than one, minister of state.
The Minister of Defence is the head of the Ministry of Defence of the Government of India.

Shripad Naik

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Shripad Yesso Naik (born 4 October 1952) is an Indian politician and the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) and Minister of State for Defence.

One Rank, One Pension

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In contrast to almost hundred percent Apex-OROP coverage to past and future retiree from the civil services, including majority of defence civilian officers in Ministry of Defence responsible for providing secretarial, logistic, and rear area services to the Armed Forces, like accounts and audit, land, only one tenth of one percent of the armed forces officers, as 'stratagem' and hedge against their opposition to the scheme, were also included in the apex OROP scheme.

Indian Navy

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The Indian Armed Forces (including Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy) and Indian Coast Guard under the Ministry of Defences are primarily responsible for ensuring the territorial integrity of the nation.
Accidents in the Indian navy have been attributed to ageing ships in need of maintenance, delayed acquisitions by the Ministry of Defence, and human error.

Delhi Republic Day parade

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The ministry organises and runs Republic Day celebrations and parade every year in January, hosting a chief guest.

Indian Ordnance Factories Service

IOFSDirector General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) & Chairman OFB
IOFS was reconstituted in its present form in 1954 with the cadre controlling authority of Ministry of Defence – Department of Defence Production with a cadre size of 1760 posts.