Balasore: Recently India has successfully test-fired the nuclear-powered Prithvi-2 missile. This ground-to-surface missile test was conducted on Monday, December 2, 2019, in Balasore, Odisha. Prithvi 2 Missile was tested on 20 November 2019 at the same destination. A report showed that the test was completely successful and the missile met all the parameters.
According to the sources, this missile can carry 500 to 1000 kg of war material with it. It has two liquid propulsion engines. The state of the art missile has a range of about 350 km. This missile has an advanced guidance system that can easily hit its target.
Sources say that Prithvi missile has been in the army since 2003, which is nine meters long. 'Prithvi' is the first missile manufactured by DRDO. The missile was selected from production stock for testing at night. The missile's launching program was carried out by the Strategic Force Command. Every action of DRDO scientists was monitored.