India successfully test fired the indigenously developed inter-continential surface to surface nuclear ballistic missile Agni-V off the Odisha coast on Monday.
The missile was launched from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Dr.Abdul Kalam Island in Bhadrak district. It was launched from Integrated Test Range (ITR) on 1:30 pm. The missile has the capacity to carry nuclear payload of 1.5 tonnes and strike range of over 5000 kms .
The missile was developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO).With this India will enter the group of countries like Russia, US, China, Britain and France which have inter-continential ballistic missiles capabilities.