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5 Biggest political scams that shocked the Nation

On 24th March 1986, a $285 million contract was signed between the Government of India and Swedish arms company Bofors, for the supply of 410 155mm Homitizer field guns.A year later, in April 1987, the Swedish Radio alleged that Bofors paid kickbacks of about 640 million to top Indian Politicians …

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Save Constitution? Hmm, it's 'save dynasty': Amit Shah

Shah went on to pun on guns, as he wrote that Congress had trained “its guns (not the Bofors kind)” on the EC. Shah referred to the Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi when “Constitution was hijacked and held hostage to the whims and fancies of one leader” in the “wake of our challenging the …

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Large military collection in Kapiti garage

A 40mm anti aircraft gun pointing towards you is a startling image when you walk into a Kapiti double garage. Flanking the 40mm Bofors gun are two 20mm Oerlikons. The three guns were from New Zealand Navy vessels which served up until the late 1970s. They were destined for the scrap yard before …

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Constitution needs to be saved from Congress, says BJP

“In the last four years, when the Congress has been facing defeat after defeat, the party is now training its guns (not the Bofors kind) on the Election Commission,” alleged Shah. “Congress party represents all forms of corruption that are prevalent in our society,” alleged Shah. TAGS : Amit Shah · BJP …

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M777 howitzer vs bofors

It made its combat début in the War in Afghanistan. The M777 is also used by the ground forces of Australia, Canada, India and Saudi Arabia. com/article/india/india-buys-new-artillery-guns-27-years-after-bofors-209582. Till early 2013, the deal for the M777 howitzers was expected to cost India around …

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40mm l70 upgraded gun

7bn tender to replace the army’s ageing Bofors 40mm L/70 air-defence guns. DFMagazine 137,701 views · 1:14. Home | Apex Board | Products | Buy Pistol/Revolver | Civilian Arms & Ammunition | How to Buy | Track Your Order | Quality | Policies | Tenders | Purchase Orders | Right to Information | CVO …

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L 70 air defence guns

Bofors in 1930 (40mm L/60) and is the most prolific anti-aircraft weapon ever made. The 40mm ammunition family, intended for use in world famous Bofors L/70 design – based weapon systems, probably representatives today’s most versatile and leading ammunition type in field od medium calibre …

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Bofors 135 mm rocket

Bofors 135 mm rocket. Unfired WW2 1943 British 40mm Bofors QF 40 mm Mark I Gun (40 for sale in Cheshire, North West Buy Bofors 40mm Flak 28 Anti Aircraft Gun – AFV Club – Tank model kit 1:35 – to be assembled and painted – free shipping from 59£ Hanomag SS 100 German Tractor V-2 Rocket P.

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