Lucknow. The unique three-not-three rifle for the UP Police will undoubtedly be observed in the arms for the UP Police going back time on Republic Day. On the celebration of 26 January, prior to the autonomy, this unique rifle for the UP Police will undoubtedly be farewell. However, this rifle moved away from style and today the UP Police offers advanced rifles with its arms. The UP Police was in fact utilizing this rifle since 1945.
DGP OP Singh stated that after the discontinuation for the .303 (three-not-three) rifle, it was chose to farewell this rifle on Republic Day parade. Policemen will use .303 bore rifle when you look at the Republic Day parade and along side it will likely be launched to quit utilizing this gun. <! –
The DGP has additionally instructed all of the SSP / SP to inform the dignitaries contained in the parade the merits for this rifle that has been the friend for the authorities for decades.
Let me tell you, three perhaps not three rifles tend to be about 44.5 ins very long. The period of the barrel is approximately 25 ins. Three Not Three has actually a firepower as high as two kilometer. They will undoubtedly be changed by 63 thousand INSAS rifles. The INSAS rifle is mostly about 37.8 ins in total and its own barrel size is 18.3 ins. Its firepower is mostly about 400 yards. Apart from INSAS, UP Police comes with 23 thousand SLR rifles.
The UP police had significantly more than 58 thousand .303 bore rifles, that have been announced outdated when you look at the 12 months 1995. Even following this the policemen were utilizing these rifles. This rifle, useful for the 1st time when you look at the First World War, has also been used because of the British. It is stated that the round for this rifle had the capability to enter a nine inch-thick metal sheet. Police is currently utilizing advanced rifles like INSAS and AK-47.