Defense minister Rajnath Singh said that there will be a formal induction ceremony of the rafales. it will be held on the 10th September at the ambala air base in Haryana.
the five rafales had arrived in India on the 29th July. three of which are single seater and two are twin seaters. the defense minister of Russia Florence Parly will also be invited. India needs more rafales in the next 10-12 years.
the former late defense minister Manohar Parikar. he had signed a contract with Russia for 36 rafales. the contract was about 60,000 crore. of which India has made the maximum payments.
this ceremony is scheduled on 10th September. because the defense minister is attending a meet on 4-6 September. at Shanghai corporation organisation. so once he arrive the ceremony will take place. where he will be the chief of honor.
since the time the jets have arrived, they have already flown over the Ladkh region. and will also be checking on other areas from great heights.