National News / India successfully test-fired Agni-4 ballistic missile, its perfect target is up to 4000 km

Zoom News : Jun 07, 2022, 07:37 AM
New Delhi: India has achieved another major achievement in the defense sector. On Monday, the medium-range ballistic missile Agni-4 was successfully test-fired from APJ Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha. The successful test of this missile marks a significant increase in the country's military capabilities.

The Ministry of Defense said in a brief statement that the test was conducted at around 7.30 pm. The successful test-fire of Agni-4 reaffirms India's policy of "reliable minimum deterrence", the statement said.

Test conducted from APJ Abdul Kalam Island

"The medium-range ballistic missile Agni-4 was successfully test fired from APJ Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha at around 7.30 pm on Monday," the ministry said.

The ministry said that the test proved all operational parameters as well as the reliability of the system. "The successful test reaffirms India's policy of having a 'reliable minimum resistance' capability," the statement said.

The weight of the missile is 17 thousand kg

Let us tell you that Agni 4 will give more strength to the Indian Army in future. The total weight of this ballistic missile is up to 17000 kg and its total length is 20 meters. Agni-IV is capable of carrying nuclear warheads and can fly at an altitude of up to 900 km.