Q. Which of the following statement is NOT correct about Shourya Missile?

[A] It is a subsonic missile.

[B] It is the land variant of India K-15 missile.

[C] Its operational range is 700 to 1900 km.

[D] It is indigenously developed by DRDO.

Answer: A
Notes:

The Shaurya is a hypersonic surface-to-surface ballistic missile, developed by Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO) of India.  

  • It is one of the top 10 missiles in its class with advanced navigation systems, propulsion system and control technologies.  
  • The Shaurya is actually a land variant of Indian K-15 submarine launched missile. The Shaurya is 6.2 t canister launched missile, with a 10 m length, and 0.74 m diameter.  
  • It boasts an intermediate operational range of 700 to 1900 km and a payload weight of 180 to 1000 kg.  

Source: Business Line 

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