The Artillery Directorate of the Bangladesh Army has taken up a project to induct 105mm Self-Propelled Howitzers. Army authorities called on interested parties to submit technical offers for evaluation.
According to sources within the Directorate General Defence Purchase (DGDP) the Bangladesh Army will conduct evaluation on tracked, wheeled and truck mounted Self-Propelled 105mm Gun Systems for standardisation.
As per the Bangladesh Army’s Forces Goal 2030 blueprint emphasis is placed on mobility and increased fire power. The self-propelled 105mm would have to be air-transportable, light weight, capable of firing NATO standard munitions and ballistic protected cabin to ensure safety