The Indian Army will issue the less than satisfactory "Excalibur" assault rifle to its jawans as an "interim weapon" while it begins the tedious process of again trying to replace the unpopular INSAS assault rifle. #Hindustan360 #Indian #Army #Excalibur #INSAS #Rifle http://hindustan360.in/indian-army-adopts-excalibur-as-interim-assault-rifle-replacing-insas-hindustan360/
Officers & Jawans from the 2nd Rajputana Rifles pray before going into battle, to get back Tololing Top. Behind the jawan in the foreground (with a 5.56mm INSAS rifle) is Captain Vijayant Thapar. His face is partly hidden and is seen sporting a beard. Lieutenant Thapar laid down his life, in the capture of Tololing Top and was awarded the Vir Chakra posthumously for his valour.
Srinagar: Militants on Sunday snatched four service rifles from police guards in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. A senior police official told, “Militants snatched four service rifles including two SLRs (self-loading rifles) and two INSAS (Indian small arms system) rifles from a minority guard post in Adijan village.” The official said the four guards and their guard commander were detained for... Read More