The rocket’s name is taken from Sanskrit word ‘pralaya’, which means Total obliteration or demolition. Pralay is a strong fuel Surface-to-Surface guided Short-extend Ballistic rocket for war zone utilize created by DRDO. The rocket depends on Prithvi Defense Vehicle from Indian Ballistic Missile Defense Program.
Pralay’s most extreme operational range is 500 km and it conveys a 1000-500 kg warhead.Flying at a quicker speed than other customary rockets in its group, the five ton rocket can sidestep any ballistic rocket safeguard framework.
Having a strike extend like short range ballistic rocket Prithvi, the indigenously created weapon framework has the capacity to shock foe in any front line condition. Pushed by strong fuel rocket, the rocket will be propelled from its very own canister-based transporter erector launcher.
Fuelled by composite force and created by Pune-based High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL), it utilizes inertial route framework for mid-course direction. Since India’s the vast majority of the SRBMs are for key strike purposes, improvement of strategic Pralay was required after the military looked for a 500-km run SRBM that can convey a sizable payload.
Pralay will likewise continue board inertial route framework (INS) and will convey a warhead weighing under 800kgs with a round mistake plausible (CEP) of under 10 meters. Pralay will likewise have whimsical flight profile and will be able to change headings to make it progressively flighty and raise trouble level for Air Defense Systems and portability of the dispatch stage additionally makes a dispatch hard to forestall.