Traditional Sarva Dharma Puja performed to mark the formal induction of the first five Rafale fighter jets into the Indian Air Force
The IAF has formally inducted the first 5 Rafale jets as a part of the 'Golden Arrows' squadron at Ambala.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh leaves for France to receive first Rafale jet on the occasion of Dussehra and Vijaya Dashami
Though Rajnath Singh will officially receive Rafale on October 8, the jets will start arriving in India from May 2020
The formal hand over ceremony for the first Rafale jet is scheduled on October 8
French Embassy denies reports of Pakistan pilots training in Rafale jets delivered to Qatar, call it ‘fake news’
The French Embassy has clarified that this is "fake news" and that no Pakistani pilots have been trained in the Rafales delivered to Qatar.
Congress and its president Rahul Gandhi have tried all their might to scuttle the deal by purveying lies about the deal and allegations of corruption against the Modi government, despite CAG and Supreme Court dismissing their claims.
“Our people” were martyred when Indian Air Force “attacked” Pakistan: Thus spake the poster boy of Pakistan
Rahul Gandhi said that a few days ago, the Indian Airforce "attacked" Pakistan and dropped bombs. In the process, some of our men also martyred.
The CAG report states that price of basic aircraft same in both the Rafale deals, but the NDA deal is cheaper overall
Another fake news on Rafale: France has not ordered 28 Rafale jets at half the cost compared to India
Raju Das -
France will be getting 28 Rafale in 2022-24 as the last batch of aircraft it had ordered in 2009, no new order for Rafale has neen placed by French govt
Rafale Deal: Comprehensive data analysis of the cost proves that India has got a far better deal compared to 2007
The data available in the public domain clearly shows the present Rafale deal represents a beneficial deal for the country and the Indian Air Force.
Rahul Gandhi's claim that the Rafale cost in the UPA deal was ₹560 crore is a lie.