Q. Consider the following statements with respect to “Prithvi Missile”:
1. It is India’s indigenously developed ballistic missile produced under project Devil.
2. It is a surface-to-surface short range ballistic missile.
Which of the following codes below given is correct?
The Prithvi was India’s first indigenously developed ballistic missile produced by the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP).
Prithvi is a road-mobile, surface to surface short range ballistic missile (SRBM) powered by a single-stage, two engines, and liquid-fuel. Development of the Prithvi began in 1983, and it was first tested fired on February 25, 1988.
Source: The Hindu