CRPF sends 'less lethal' plastic bullets to Kashmir Valley to reduce dependence on pellet guns - The Indian Express

Developed by the Defense Research and Development Organisation(DRDO), the plastic bullets are compatible with the AK series of assault rifles and will prove to be a better alternative than the pellet guns. 0. Shares. Share. By: Express Web Desk | New ...

CRPF sends 21000 plastic bullets to Kashmir to reduce usage of pellet guns - Deccan Chronicle

CRPF says that the newly-developed and 'less lethal' plastic bullets will help tackle street protests in Kashmir. CRPF Director General R R Bhatnagar said the plastic bullets will reduce their dependence on pellet guns and other non-lethal weapons used ...

Security forces in Kashmir get plastic bullets instead of metal bullets - NewsPatrolling (press release) (blog)

The pellet guns used by security forces in the Kashmir Valley have attracted strong criticism from both national and international audiences. While it's true that stone throwers have injured many security personnel in the Kashmir Valley, the bullets ...

Saturday evening news brief Oct 07 2017 - Times of India (blog)

Australia captain Steve Smith has been ruled out of the T20 series against India due to a shoulder injury. Cricket Australia confirmed that vice-captain David Warner will stand in as captain for the three-match series, which begins on Saturday. Marcus ...

To Reduce Pellet Injuries, CRPF Sends New Plastic Bullets to Kashmir - India.com

New Delhi, Oct 7: Amid mounting criticism over the use of pellet guns for crowd control in Kashmir, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has decided to replace the metal bullets with the less lethal plastic bullets. 21,000 rounds of the new plastic ...

India to reduce use of pellet guns with 'less-lethal' plastic bullets - Pakistan Today

MEERUT: India's Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has sent 21,000 rounds of 'less lethal' plastic bullets to Occupied Kashmir in a bid to tackle growing protesting crowds and as an alternative to pellet guns, India media reported on Saturday. The ...