India Successfully Test Fired Nuclear Capable Prithvi-II Missile

India has successfully conducted a night trial of nuclear capable surface-to-surface Prithvi-II missile from a defence facility off Odisha coast on 23rd September 2020. This test was conducted as part of a user trial by the Army from a base in Odisha.

According to defence sources, this missile was test fired in darkness from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha and the trial successfully achieved all the parameters. This missile has a strike range of 350 km.

According to DRDO, The trial of the missile was carried out from a mobile launcher from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha. This missile can carry 500 to 1,000 kg of warheads.

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