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13th April, 2018

Ashok Leyland wins an order for 10x10 vehicles to carry the Smerch Rockets

13 th April, 2018, Chennai: Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group and the largest suppliers of mobility solutions to the Indian Army, has won another critical order from the Ministry of Defence (MoD).

The contract is for supplying Ashok Leyland’s High Mobility 10x10 vehicles (HMV 10x10)
which has been fully developed in India, by Indians. This order will end a long search by the Indian
Army, who have been looking for HMV 10x10s to carry the Smerch Rockets, this initial order is worth
over Rs.100 Crores.
Commenting on the order, Mr. Amandeep Singh, Head – Defence, Ashok Leyland, said, “We have
won 12 of the 15 tenders we participated in last year, and this is a crucial win for us. This will pave
Ashok Leyland’s way for newer opportunities in providing mobility platforms for other missile
carriers, missile launchers, modular bridges and other critical loads. This order is a testament of our
mobility leadership in the Defence sector, and we will continue to partner our Forces in service of the
nation.”

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