As a major initiative towards ‘Make in India’, Ministry of Defence (MoD) has issued Request of Proposal (RFP) under the Strategic Partnership Model for construction of six Conventional Submarines named Project 75(India) for the Indian Navy on 20th July 2021. The project cost is over Rs 40,000 crore. The Request of Proposal (RFP) was issued to shortlisted Strategic Partners (SPs) or Indian Applicant Companies for the project
Project-75(I) envisages indigenous construction of six modern conventional submarines. This would provide a major boost to the indigenous design and construction capability of submarines in India, in addition to bringing in the latest submarine design and technologies as part of the project.