National Defence Bureau,
New Delhi, 27 August 2018
Dr. G Satheesh Reddy took over the charge of Secretary, Department of Defence R&D and Chairman, DRDO, here today. The coveted post was lying vacant for three months after DRDO Chief Dr. S. Christopher completed his term in May this year. Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra was holding the additional charge of DRDO in the interim for three months, which also ends today.
Dr. Reddy is a renowned missile scientist known for his significant contributions towards indigenous design, development, deployment of diversified Missiles & Strategic Systems, Guided Weapons, Avionics Technologies. He has contributed towards advancement of Aerospace Technologies & Industries in India.