Nuclear capable Prithvi-II test successful on December 20, 2012.
India on December 20, 2012 successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur near Balasore, Odisha.
The launch of the sophisticated missile, conducted as part of operational exercise by the Strategic Force Command (SFC) of the defence services, was successful.
The Prithvi-II missile, developed by the DRDO, is already inducted into the Indian Armed forces.
The last trial of Prithvi-II was successfully carried out from the same base on October 4, 2012.