It would be interesting to see if New Delhi makes the missile a part of the upcoming Republic Day parade.
In the 21st century, would there be a space contest between superpowers?
They are responsible for safeguarding the country and must be allowed to decide on the weaponry and equipment they need.
There is also a need to develop some strategically useful alternative airfields.
There is a general perception that China is not doing enough to stop Pyongyang.
The US is probably playing a hot and cold game with North Korea.
Unfortunately, NGOs and human rights groups today are found challenging certain actions of the military without understanding the actual problem.