C.V.Raman Nagar is located in the eastern part of the city of Bengaluru. The well developed locality was named after the Nobel Prize winner Sri.Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman. This constituency has 7 wards. The Central Government organisation DRDO is at this constituency.
Defence Research & Development Organization: (DRDO)
This department works under Department of Defence Research and Development of Ministry of Defence. DRDO dedicatedly working towards enhancing self-reliance in Defence Systems and undertakes design & development, leading to production of world class weapon systems and equipment in accordance with the expressed needs and the qualitative requirements laid down by the three services i.e., Army, Navy and Air Force.
DRDO is working in various areas of military technology which include aeronautics, armaments, combat vehicles, electronics, instrumentation engineering systems, missiles, materials, naval systems, advanced computing, simulation and life sciences. DRDO while striving to meet the Cutting edge weapons technology requirements provides ample spinoff benefits to the society at large thereby contributing to the nation building.
DRDO has a dynamic training and development policy which is executed through the Continuing Educational Programmes (CEP) for all cadre personnel viz DRDS, DRTC, Admin & Allied. At the entry level in DRDS, the newly recruited scientists undergo a 16 weeks Induction Course at Institute of Armament Technology (IAT), Pune. Under the Research and Training (R&T) scheme the scientists are sponsored for ME/M Tech programs at IITs/IISc and reputed universities.
The vision and Mission of DRDO are to make India prosperous by establishing world-class science and technology base and to provide defence services with internationally competitive systems and solutions. To design and develop state of the art sensors, weapon systems, platforms and allied equipment . Providing technological solutions to the Defence services to combat effectiveness and to promote well-being of the troops along with developing infrastructure and getting committed quality manpower, building a strong technology base.