Date 20 July 2011
Please Refer Sunday Guardians – DRDO scrapping a Rs 100 cr communication system (Sunday Guardian-New Delhi – 22 August 2010) Appu Esthose Suresh http://bit.ly/qsOMFF
There was a communication blackout on 13 July 2011 in Mumbai
Honorable Chief Minister Maharashtra Sh Prithiviraj Chavan while talking to media said that for 15 minutes just after serial blast there was a communication blackout and he was not able to communicate with senior official of Maharashtra Police.
Had Pakistan planned to attack Mumbai the financial capital of India by sending F-16/ F-18 with a speed of 2000 km/hour, under the cover of the serial blast, within 15 minutes the F-16 can travel to 500 Km,
Time and again it was brought to the notice of Government of India that for such crises management of two way communication NVIS (Near Vertical Incident Sky wave) mode of HF communication provides only hotline solution without fail.
The details of NVIS and apathy of Government of India was published in Sunday Guardian dated – DRDO scrapping a Rs 100 cr communication system (Sunday Guardian-New Delhi – 22 August 2010) Appu Esthose Suresh http://bit.ly/qsOMFF