Middlemen in Defence
This concept is prevalent in all Ministries
Calling them Middlemen is incorrect but they are Facilitators promoting Goods & Ware of their Principals
Procurement if done Honestly, the Technical Managers / End users are competent to "R"
CVC Guidelines on Procurement ie "L1" can't be ignored
Defence Procurement requires immediate action with no involvement of the "BABUS" as they act as conduit to final settlements
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Now , things will be more business like, official and with some sort of record and track, that could be followed up. the income generated by them will remain in india, and taxes will be paid on them in india. More over in case of defects and follow up, some sort of control could be exercised. more