Russia Ships 26 T-90 Main
Battle Tanks To India

Moscow (PTI) - Russia's 'Uralvagonzavod' tank manufacturer has shipped first batch of 26 T-90s main battle TANKS to India this week, Itar-Tass news agency reported.
Another 14 tanks armed with powerful canons capable of launching shells and rockets are completing pre-delivery trials before shipment to India next week.
In February, India had signed a deal with Russia for the purchase of 310 T-90s main battle tanks, under which 150 tanks are to be delivered in fully assembled, semi-knocked or completely knocked state for assembly in India.
Russia is also to provide India with the license for the manufacture of T-90s tanks at heavy vehicles factory in Avadi (Chennai).
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