When measured against the summary criteria of the previous paragraphs, it becomes evident that despite the large naval expansion currently underway, the Indian Navy is nowhere near acquiring the true power projection capabilities that its critics often ascribe to it.
Tellis, Ashley J.
"Securing the Barrack: The Logic, Structure, and Objectives of India's Naval Expansion, Part II,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 43
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