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Arun Jaitley strengthens NSG, hands over DRDO-developed detection devices

Jaitley also handed over to NSG an equipment called 'OTL-300'

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Arun Jaitley hands over DRDO developed devices to NSG

Defence Minister on Monday handed over a number of devices developed by the to National Security Guard (NSG), Police and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). The devices handed over to included 'E-Nasika', a hand-held equipment which is capable of rapid detection of chemical agents well below their toxic limits. also handed over to an equipment called 'OTL-300'.

It can instantly detect partially camouflaged optical elements, such as telescopes, binoculars and night vision devices. The 'OTL-300' was given to Police also. Another portable equipment, capable of remotely identifying explosives, was handed over to P S Purohit, additional director in Intelligence Bureau.

First Published: Tue, May 02 2017. 07:16 IST