India successfully test-fires new generation Agni Prime missile off Odisha coast


Guwahati: India on Saturday successfully test-fired the Agni Prime missile off the coast of Odisha in Balasore, government officials said.

Agni-P is a new generation advanced variant of Agni class of missiles. It is a canisterised missile with range capability between 1,000 and 2,000 km.

This was the second test of the Agni Prime missile. The test was conducted at 11am off the APJ Abdul Kalam island in balasore.

An ANI report said a lot of new features have been added to the nuclear-capable strategic missile Agni Prime during this test.