Reddy takes charge as Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister

Reddy GS

Making it as the 12th Scientific Adviser to ‘Raksha Mantri’ the eminent missile scientist G Satheesh Reddy took over as the SA to Manohar Parrikar. He will serve in the capacity till June 2017. While being appointed to this post he served with DRDO as Director, Research Centre IMARAT and Programme Director of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM).

The post was vacant and Defence Secretary had been carrying the additional charge of the position since January 30, 2015 after Avinash Chander’s (erstwhile DRDO Chief) contract was curtailed abruptly.

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