India to purchase 70,000 new AK-203 7.62mm assault rifles from Russia

With the contract inked on August 19, 2021, the Indian Army will buy 70,000 off-the-shelf Kalashnikov AK-203 7.62x39mm assault rifles from Russia. The guns were reportedly purchased as part of an emergency procurement program to address the Indian Army’s immediate operational needs. A program to procure around 770,000 new AK-203 assault rifles has been established,… Continue reading India to purchase 70,000 new AK-203 7.62mm assault rifles from Russia