Demonstration of 3 variants of Mob Control Vehicles Designed and Developed by CSIR-CMERI
Demonstration of the Three Variants of Mob Control Vehicles Designed and Developed by CSIR-CMERI at the Parade Ground, CRPF Group Centre, Gurugram.
In a view to elevate modern technical support to paramilitary forces engaged in maintaining law and order situation; train and equip them with advanced options, CSIR has demonstrated its three innovative variants ‘Compact, Medium, Heavy’ category of Mob Control Vehicles (MCVs) to a team of MHA recommended members under leadership of IG (RAF), CRPF.
The demonstration was successfully carried out at Parade Ground, CRPF Group Centre, Gurugram on 28th January 2021. This is a first of its kind advanced indigenous design and featured development in the country.
The MCVs have been designed, developed and demonstrated by one of the CSIR’s constituent laboratory ‘Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute’ (CMERI) based in Durgapur, which had brought indigenous tractor revolution in India. The Heavy category of these MCV prototypes has a 7.5-ton payload capacity. While, the Medium category is of 2.5-ton payload capacity, the compact one is a tractor-based vehicle for easy maneuvering. The key requirement and followed specifications have been evolved, formulated with involvement of various designated stakeholders.