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SOURCE: RAUNAK KUNDE / NEWS BEAT / IDRW.ORG

DRDO recently postponed the missile’s maiden test launch due to Cyclone Phethai but region continues to face Inclement weather due to which developmental trials of India’s Pralay Tactical Short Range Ballistic Missile (SRBM) has been hold up and has forced DRDO Scientists to wait for weather gods to present them a launch window.

Pralay, is a tactical Short Range Ballistic Missile (SRBM) developed by India’s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) under a classified project to meet Indian Army’s firepower requirement in its eastern border with China where PLA also has deployed tactical missile system of similar class towards India.

Development of Pralay SRBM was sanctioned only in 2015 and was developed under priority basics under instructions from the Indian Army.
Pralay SRBM has a range of 350km or 500 km depending on the payload it has to carry and comes in a canister for easy road mobility and has been specifically designed to have high accuracy and can evade Interceptor missile system by using mix trajectory.

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