Dec. 3, 2021

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has made a provision to grant exemption to the Services for the import of equipment and systems on the “Positive Indigenisation Lists” or the negative import list in certain cases.


  • This will be reviewed by the Defence Indigenisation Committee (DIC) to be constituted under the Chairmanship of the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS).

  • These guidelines will be applicable prospectively with effect from the date of issuance,” the notifications dated November 2, 2021 stated. It was put out by the MoD on November 24.

Source : The Hindu