DRDO develops first of its kind riot gear for women officers


A riot gear for women police personnel and paramilitary officers, taking into account their different bodily measurements have been designed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the country’s agency tasked with the military’s research and development.

The suit, dubbed to be the “first of its kind”, was displayed in Jalandhar at an exhibition organised on the sidelines of 106th Indian Science Congress, inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Jalandhar, Punjab, on Saturday.

“Till now women have been using the same riot gear designed for men that do not fit them well,” said Indrajeet Singh, technical officer, Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences (DIPAS).

“The new suit has been designed based on anthropogenic measurements of women from different parts of the country,” he said. Read More

You may also read!

JF-17 Thunder, not F-16, was used against India: Pakistan Army

Pakistan’s military has said it used JF-17 Thunder combat aircraft developed jointly with China were used in the retaliation

Read More...

Indian Air Force inducts combat-ready Chinook helicopters

The Indian Air Force has formally inducted Monday four US-made Chinook heavy-lift helicopters at Chandigarh's Air Force Station 12

Read More...

Amid Jet Airways crisis, Credit Suisse cheers Indigo; check share price target

Even as cash-strapped carrier Jet Airways continues to see troubled times, foreign brokerage firm Credit Suisse says that low-cost

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu