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Khadi uniform soon for armed forces personnel?

The Defence ministry has sent specifications of uniform, along with samples, to the Khadi Villages Industries Commission, the government said on Friday

Reported by: PTI, New Delhi [ Published on: August 04, 2017 19:01 IST ]
A contingent of the Indian Army marching during the
A contingent of the Indian Army marching during the Republic Day parade

Armed forces personnel may soon don khadi uniform. 

The Defence ministry has sent specifications of uniform, along with samples, to the Khadi Villages Industries Commission (KVIC), the government said on Friday. 

The KVIC had requested the forces to consider using khadi uniforms for security personnel, Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha. 

"Required specifications of uniform, along with samples, have been sent to KVIC," Bhamre said.

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