So, for just this case, at least they do stick to the schedule...Overall, indeed inching close to a true "enter-service". To be observed how it will project to the future, and fitting into the 3rd decade of 21st century...
But not really! Via Angad Sigh
Worth noting that as of Jan 2020, plan was to produce four FOC Tejas jets this FY, which clearly has not happened. The HAL press release now indicates one LCA this year, and the remaining 15 fighters through FY2021. Eight two-seat trainers in FY2021-22.
But anyway ...