In a serious increase to India’s preparedness to tackle the Chinese language on the Line of Precise Management (LAC), the Indian Military has acquired the preliminary consignment of maximum chilly climate clothes from the USA for its troops deployed on the China border.
“An preliminary lot of maximum chilly climate clothes from the American defence forces have been acquired and are being utilized by our troops there,” authorities sources instructed ANI right here.
The sources stated that the Indian Military maintains a inventory of 60,000 of those excessive chilly climate clothes units for troops deployed in total Ladakh together with each western fronts in Siachen and Japanese Ladakh sector.
This 12 months, there was a further requirement of round 30,000 of those units as near 90,000 troops are deployed within the area in view of the aggression by the Individuals’s Liberation Military (PLA) alongside the LAC.
The emergency acquisition of the acute chilly climate clothes will assist the Indian Military troops to get by way of the cruel winters within the Ladakh sector.
The Indian aspect has deployed two further divisions on the LAC which have been dropped at the sector from plains and a mountain division which has been coaching for high-altitude operations for a few years now.
India is getting loads of gear from America together with various assault rifles for the particular forces in addition to the SiGSauer assault rifles for the infantry troops.