Exercise INDRA 2019
Exercise INDRA 2019, a joint, tri services exercise between India and Russia will be conducted in India from 10th-19th December 2019 simultaneously at Babina (near Jhansi), Pune, and Goa.
- The two countries will be able to imbibe the best practices from each other, jointly evolve and drills to defeat the menace of terror under the United Nations mandate.
- The INDRA series of exercise began in 2003. It was conducted as a single service exercise alternately between the two countries. However, the first joint Tri Services Exercise was conducted in 2017.
- Exercise INDRA 2018, a joint military exercise between Indian and Russia on combating insurgency under the aegis of the United Nations (UN) was conducted at Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh.