NSG, DRDO to work together to counter terrorism

June 7th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI  

Bangalore, June 7 (ANI): Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) Chief Controller (R and D), Dr. Prahlada has said that the DRDO and the National Security Guards (NSG) are planning to work together on dealing with terror strikes.

The Government, after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, is looking exclusively at the role of technology in tackling terror attacks, Prahlada said in Bangalore.

“The idea is to deploy low-cost, easily portable and quick manufacturing solutions all over the country to deal with low intensity conflicts and terror attacks,” he added.

He further said that the NSG force was impressed by the DRDO expertise in areas such as lasers, small arms, Improvised Explosive Devices and detection of explosives.

“So, we are planning to work together,” he added. (ANI)

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