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DRDO develops light-weight bullet-proof jacket for requirements of Army

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The DRDO has developed a light-weight bullet-proof jacket that weighs nine kg and meets the qualitative requirements of the Indian Army, the defence ministry acknowledged on Thursday. Kanpur-primarily primarily based Defence Gives and Stores Study and Vogue Institution (DMSRDE), which is one of the considerable laboratories of the govtbustle Defence Study and Vogue Organisation (DRDO), has developed this jacket, a ministry assertion acknowledged. "The entrance onerous armour panel bullet proof jacket was examined at Terminal Ballistics Study Lab in Chandigarh and it met relevant standards of the BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards)," the assertion acknowledged. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the DRDO and its lab ...