This initiative has been taken to improve the internal security and defense of the country.
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to fulfil the needs of collaborative research, training and management of technologies in the internal security and defense of the country.
While speaking about the initiative , Prof V. Ramgopal Rao, Director, IIT Delhi said, "This MoU will give a much-needed platform to work together to solve the unmet technical and managerial needs of the security forces in the field, cross-pollination of ideas to nurture new technologies and their adoption and dissemination for wider benefits of security forces at large."
#IITDelhi, @DRDO_India and @crpfindia entered into an MoU to fulfil the needs of collaborative directed research, training and management of technologies in the internal security and defense of the country.— IIT Delhi (@iitdelhi) October 17, 2020
Speaking of the MoU, Prof @ramgopal_rao, Director, IIT Delhi said: pic.twitter.com/S6KcjkWgqK
He added, “One of the key components is continuous education of security officers to make them abreast of the latest in research and technologies relevant to the security needs."
The CRPF said in a press release on Saturday,"The emerging challenges and engagement with technology in the everyday world entail that the force remains updated not just with most recent technologies and gadgets but also with the technical expertise required by its personnel. The force has made persistent efforts at keeping pace with the latest technologies by adopting them in its core functions."
"The force is now working to create a pool of highly specialized technology experts from among its officers. And when it comes to Technology, where to look other than the Citadels of tech and research-Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and DRDO. To this end an MOU was signed between CRPF and the two premier institutions," CRPF said.
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