The first squadron of indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas – named the ‘Flying Daggers 45’ — was inducted in the Indian Air Force in a handing over ceremony in Bengaluru. Our Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi expressed pride and happiness over the induction of Tejas fighter jet.

I join the Hon’ble Prime Minister in lauding Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), both institutions with deep Bengaluru ties, on the induction of Tejas.