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Precautions being taken on every leaked Scorpene item, says Parrikar

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  10 Sep 2016 12:00 AM GMT

Paji, Sept 9: Precautiory measures are being taken vis-a-vis information about the making of the Scorpene submarines which is said to have been leaked by an Australian newspaper last month, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday. “We have considered that every item they are claiming as leaked and (are) taking precautions. I can’t tell you what precaution I will take. I can only tell you that be assured, that we have taken all precautions,” he told reporters on the sidelines of the commissioning of the Indian Coast Guard offshore patrol vessel ‘Sarathi’ in Vasco town, 35 km from here. Parrikar also said that the leak, which basically comprises of 22,000 pages outlining the details of six submarines being manufactured for the Indian vy by the French arms manufacturing company DCNS, did not occur in a val area. “(The) company which is a partner, it has leaked at their place, not in the val area,” he said. (IANS)

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