Thu, Dec 24, 2015, 06:55 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Russia tour would boost defense ties between both countries. India has decided to purchase five regimental units of Russian-made S-400 Triumf advanced Air Defense Systems at an estimated cost of Rs 30,000 crore. The S-400 anti-ballistic missile system would strengthen India's air defense capabilities. Russia is using S-400 missiles in the ongoing fight with IS terrorist group.