Rajnath Singh sparks debate on no-first-use nuclear doctrine
- ‘Future adherence’ comment comes amid heightened tensions with Pakistan
- BJP’s manifesto in 2014 said it would ’revise, update India’s nuclear doctrine’. But the 2019 one made no mention of this
New Delhi: Although India has strictly followed its ‘no first use’ nuclear doctrine, “circumstances" will determine what happens to this policy in the future, defence minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.
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