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DRDO displays India’s 1st indigenously developed machine pistol ASMI

Jan 14, 2021 10:50 IST

RDO and the Indian Army jointly developed India’s first indigenous machine Pistol ASMI. It was displayed at Indian Army’s innovation display event. An Indian Army officer has indigenously developed a 'microcopter' which can be used by the Army to carry out surveillance inside a building or room in which terrorists are hiding. Indian Army also signed a contract for acquiring the Switch drone for surveillance along the borders. The vertical take-off & landing drone has the capability to fly for 2 hours at a maximum altitude of 4,500 meters. Indian Army’s Major Anoop Mishra has also indigenously developed world’s first universal bulletproof jacket 'Shakti' which can be used by both male and female combatants. The jacket is also the world’s first flexible body armour.