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Budgetary allocations to technological areas

Catalog Info

DRDO undertakes projects in four different categories. These are: Mission Mode (MM), Technology Demonstration (TD), Science and Technology (S&T), and Infrastructure (IF) development. In the recent past, a fifth category, viz., Product Support (PS) has been added to cater to the activity relating to productionisation/transfer of technology (ToT) and limited upgrades. DRDO works with a financial allocation of about 5.2 per cent of the country’s defence budget which is very modest in comparison to established global leaders like USA, UK, Israel, etc. DDR&D’s budget over the years.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Shri. Gopal Bhushan
Designation:
Director, DESIDOC
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Defence
Department of Defence Research and Development
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)
Phone:
  • +91 1123902403
  • +91 1123902481
Address:
Defence Scientific information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC), Defence Research & Development Organisation, Metcalfe House, Delhi-110054.