The Company

Gandiva Advanced Research Equipments Private Limited was incorporated in the year 2017 in the upcoming and new industrial area of Bidadi in Karnataka.

Our Story

The synergy of the immense product knowledge and the engineering, design and manufacturing capabilities of this team led to the company making its initial foray into the 0.177 caliber airguns.


This interdisciplinary and integrated approach with blended skills and thorough know-how in mechanical, application & design areas helps the company to pay attention to all details like material selection, machining process, heat treatment process, plating process. This together with the excellent Quality Management Systems practiced in the company ensures state of the art best in class products with excellent repeatability, unwavering consistency and superior performance.

Meet the Team

The company was formed by the collaboration of Mr. Praveen S Reddy, an accomplished lawyer and also a passionate avid shooter with thorough product knowledge and the promoter directors of Radius Engineering Solutions Private Limited who are the leading manufacturers of deep hole drilling machines in India.

The promoters of Radius Engineering Solutions Mr.KR Gurushree Prasad, Mr. Girish Kumar, and Mr. Nagaraj are technocrats who are experts in machine tool design and customized machining, manufacturing and automation solutions.

Praveen S Reddy


An Advocate by profession and an avid shooter by choice, Mr. Praveen brings on board thorough product knowledge and User Experience. His vision is to promote shooting sports in India by making available quality guns at affordable pricing. He brings with him close to 15 years of shooting experience.



A graduate in Industrial & Production Engineering BE (IPE) and Masters in Business Administration, Mr C.Nagaraj has over 30 years of experience having worked with companies like MICO, Batliboi and Kennametal(WIDIA). Mr Nagaraj is an expert in machine tool application and assembly. He has wide experience in trouble shooting of machine tools.

Gurushree Prasad


A graduate in Industrial & Production Engineering BE (IP), Mr K R GurushreePrasad has over 25 years of experience having worked with companies like The Mysore Kirloskar Limited and Kennametal(WIDIA). Mr GurushreePrasad is an expert in machine tools design and application.

Girish Kumar


A graduate in Electronics Engineering BE (Electronics) and M-Tech (Computer Science), Mr Girish Kumar S has over 25 years of experience with various companies like Escorts, LMW, Cincinnati Milacaron and M/s Kennametal (WIDIA). Mr Girish Kumar has expertise in interface of different CNC and PLC system and has been associated with machine tools, its installation and commissioning