Japan is a privileged partner in ‘Make In India’: Parrikar

MAKE IN INDIAWelcoming Japan’s initiative to strengthen bilateral ties with India in defence and security, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said Japan is a privileged partner in the ‘Make In India’ initiative including the defence technology sector.

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida emphasised commonality of strategic interests between the two countries.

Japan has expressed interest to enhance bilateral defence and security cooperation including in the field of maritime security.