An Indian Army Major has developed the world’s first bullet proof helmet against AK-47 bullets. According to Indian Army officials, This is the world’s first bullet proof helmet which can stop an AK-47 bullet round from a distance of 10 meters. Weight of this helmet is 1.4 kg.
This Bullet-Proof Helmet has been developed by Major Anoop Mishra of the Indian Army’s College of Military Engineering. Earlier, He had also developed ‘Sarvatra’ Bullet-proof jacket for protection against sniper bullets.
Indian Army official said, “This bullet-proof helmet has been developed under the project Abhedya by Major Anoop Mishara who has also developed a bullet-proof jacket which can withstand sniper bullets.”
Lucknow: Indian Army’s College of Military Engineering has developed world’s first helmet which can stop an AK-47 bullet round from a distance of 10 meters. It weighs only 1.4 kgs. #DefenceExpo2020 pic.twitter.com/og1xCVSEJw— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) February 7, 2020
Major Anoop Mishra has been awarded Army Design Bureau Excellence Award by the Army Chief. He has been awarded for indigenously developing Sarvatra bullet proof jacket.