Defense Minister Rajnath Singh today announced the 'Agneepath Recruitment Scheme' and said that the youth have a chance to join the army for short term.

Rajnath Singh said that in the last several years, many steps have been taken to strengthen the defense system.

Agneepath plan is being brought to make the army the best army in the world.

Agniveer will come to strengthen the security of the country.

Job opportunities will increase.

A good pay package has been arranged for Agniveer.

Will also contribute to GDP.

The country will also get people with skills.

Earlier, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday that India needs to be fully prepared for future war and for this called for better coordination between the armed forces and the civil administration.

During his address at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration in Mussoorie, Singh also referred to the ongoing war in Ukraine and emphasized that security challenges have become more complex in the wake of cyber and proxy wars.

He said India believes in peace and "waging war is not part of our nature".