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He also said the “the Army had conducted the surgical strikes, but only after this bold decision was taken by the government.”
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He described Tejas to be as good as the French-made Rafale fighter jet and comparable with other top LCAs across the world.
“Only a 3.5 ton missile can be carried on it, Rafale on the other hand can carry a nine ton (missile). This plane can fly at the rate of 450 kms, Rafale can run 900 kms because it has twin engines,” he added.