Clothes, gear and meals scarcity for Indian troopers deployed in snow

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Raj Express. You can guess from the CAG report that the Indian troopers on responsibility day and evening within the excessive mountainous areas like Leh, Ladakh, Siachen and Doklam should face the hardships for the safety of the nation, sure! The CAG i.e. the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has made an enormous disclosure in its report and this was revealed when each the Houses of Parliament within the Lok Sabha-Rajya Sabha on Monday. CAG 2017-18 Report was submitted.

According to the CAG report:

This report has revealed that Indian troopers deployed in inaccessible locations like Leh-Ladakh and Siachen have needed to bear the brunt of garments and different gadgets worn in icy locations for 4 years. <! –

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                 They are dealing with scarcity of important commodities equivalent to garments, sneakers, sleeping baggage and solar glasses, they aren’t getting the products they want.

Not sufficient energy in meals:

Not solely this, it has additionally been informed on this report that these jawans aren’t getting ample quantity of energy of their meals. It is being informed that as a consequence of non-availability of snow boots and different equipment to the troopers posted within the snowy space, they’re nonetheless working from previous garments and gear. Ration is mounted in line with the quantity of vitality the troopers want every day, though troopers rise up to 82% fewer energy as a result of shortage of primary meals gadgets.

The CAG acknowledged that, within the reply given by the Ministry of Defense, it’s someplace that, Due to lack of finances and improve within the wants of the military, Indian troopers have been dealing with it.

The report additionally revealed that, within the 12 months 2017, demand for clothes and accessories utilized in icy areas elevated. 64,131 Due to this, there was a scarcity of those items within the military.

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