India defense

Indian military’s Non-Contact Warfare doctrine

A few months back, India’s Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said, ‘Non-contact warfare would help gain an advantage over adversaries in the future. Quantum technology, cyberspace and above all, Artificial Intelligence need to be leveraged’. Non-contact warfare includes intimidating the adversary without any physical contact. Today, General Rawat is tasked with drafting a doctrine for non-contact warfare and tracking its implementation. Embracing it could change the way the