India successfully test-fired its next-generation nuclear-capable Agni Prime missile from a defence base off the Odisha coast, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said in a statement.
The missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher off the Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha at 10.55 am. Its trajectory was monitored by sophisticated tracking radars and telemetry along the coastline.
The nuclear-capable missile, which met all mission objectives with a high level of accuracy, DRDO said in a statement.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the DRDO for the successful test, noting that the missile followed textbook trajectory, meeting all mission objectives with a high level of accuracy.