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Hollande had said that Dassault Aviation was given no choice but to partner with Anil Ambani-led Reliance Defence for the offset clause in the Rafale fighter jet deal.
Nambiar, who reached Paris four days ago, flew the aircraft in France to assess its efficacy.
'In the news item published, ex-Chairman and Managing Director, HAL chief has been quoted as stating that an agreed work-share with Dassault Aviation was submitted to the government.'
IAF chief Dhanoa said the government was strengthening the air force by providing the Rafale fighter from France and the S-400 Triumf air defence system from Russia.
The air chief also said that India's neighbours are not sitting idle and countries like China are modernising its air force significantly.
A number of IAF teams have already visited France to help Dassault Aviation, the manufacturer of Rafale, incorporate India-specific enhancements on-board the fighter aircraft, officials said.
The Rafale fighter aircraft and transport aircraft staged through Air Force Station, Gwalior, and Air Force Station, Agra, from September 1-4.
The Congress alleged that Prime Minister Modi had made the announcement of "off-the-shelf" purchase of the fighters in Paris after paying an "extra amount".
The Congress has been demanding that the government disclose the purchase price of each Rafale jet during the ongoing session of Parliament.
The Congress today said there is no clause in the 2008 pact between India and France that prevents the government from divulging price details of the aircraft.
The Congress chief also attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the issue, alleging he "squirms" when asked about the prices of the fighter aircraft.
The prime minister, who appeared to be flummoxed by Gandhi's gesture, called him back, shook his hands again and patted him while sporting a smile.
The Prime Minister in his address at the DefExpo told foreign companies that it will not take a decade to take a decision on procurement of a batch of 110 fighter jets.
At Defexpo 2018, Thales would highlight its efforts in line with the government’s ‘Make in India’ initiative.