|A) a multi barrel rocket launcher developed by DRDO||B) a rocket launcher developed by France|
|C) a missile developed by DRDO||D) a missile imported from Russia|
1. Pinaka is a multi barrel rocket launcher developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for the Indian Army.
2. The system has a maximum range of 40 km for Mark-I and 75 km for Mark-II, and can fire a salvo of 12 rockets in 44 seconds.
3. The system is mounted on a Tatra truck for mobility.
4. Actually, the meaning of Pinaka is Shiv Dhanush.