Not yet decided if Goa will host the Defence Expo (Defexpo) India 2018

Union Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre informed on Monday that the ministry is yet to decide whether Goa will host the Defence Expo (Defexpo) India, 2018. Defexpo is held every two years.

“The decision is yet to be taken. We will let you know,” Bhamre was quoted by IANS.

Goa was choosen as the venue in 2016, while Manohar Parrikar was the Union Defence Minister. The state government had said that the even could be held on permanent basis in Goa depending on the success of the first one.

The expo had faced opposition from some locals but the event was held without much hindrance.

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