Missile Dhanush Successfully Test-Fired

Chandipur, April 09: Missile Dhanush was successfully test-fired from Odisha coast today with a striking range of 350 km. Developed by the Development Organisation (DRDO) under the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme, the missile was launched from an Offshore Patrolling Vessel (OPV) in the sea.

Dhanush is a naval variant of Prithvi-II. This is capable of of carrying nuclear weapons of 500 kg and target the enemy.