India test fires Prithvi-2 ballistic missile off Odisha coast

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Nov 21, 2019, 09.47 AM(IST) Edited By: Bharat Sharma

File photo of a missile test Photograph:( ANI )

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The army is planning a user trial from a test range off the coast of Odisha

On Wednesday night, India successfully conducted a test-firing of two Prithvi ballistic missiles off the coast of Odisha.

The army is planning a series of user trials from a test range off the coast of Odisha.

Prithvi-2 is an indigenously developed nuclear-capable surface-to-surface missile.

Earlier this month, India also carried out a similar night-time test firing of 2,000 kilometres strike range Agni -2 ballistic missile.

The test last night was carried out under the supervision of Strategic Forces Command.