Around 40,000 Indian soldiers will get bulletproof jackets. These jackets are by Bhabha atomic research centre.Oct 20, 2019, 06:54 AM IST
The jackets have been made on the standards set by the Bureau of India Standard (BIS) which was notified on December 2018. This standard has been formulated following the directions of Niti Aayog and Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).Oct 04, 2019, 23:04 PM IST
The journalists also raised issues related to the accreditation policy, demanding it to be done at the district-level.Sep 23, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Various parts of India are on high alert post Pathankot airbase terror attack but it seems still the police machinery is not prepared to handle such attacks.Jan 14, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
Government will soon float
international proposals for procuring bullet proof jackets
complying with latest benchmarks for protection of troops
under the command of the Home Ministry.
The government Tuesday said
central paramilitary forces were facing a shortage of more
than 85,000 bullet proof jackets.
The Finance Ministry has exempted a special kind of yarn used to manufacture bulletproof jackets meant for the armed and police forces from
excise and customs duties.
The procurement of 59,000 bullet
proof jackets for central police forces is under cloud for the
second time following complaints of alleged violations of the
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in testing the jackets.
The missing bulletproof vest of Maharashtra ATS chief Hemant Karkare, killed during the 26/11 terror attacks here, has thrown up several questions regarding crime scene management.Nov 19, 2009, 14:11 PM IST