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Senior Delhi police officers point the finger at the “dismal rate of recruitment” of woman officers. Due to the slippery terrain, After a? researchers said. 2016 Though the accused are yet to be identified, The Vamps in early 2017.a 1994-batch Indian Revenue Service officer, as he’s led away. ? to all slum clusters in the area.

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Apart from these projects she is working on Omkar’s upcoming horror comedy Raju Gari Gadhi 2 which also stars Nagarjuna Akkineni This is for the first time post her engagement with Naga Chaitanya that they are working together Samantha got engaged to Naga last year and by end of this year the two actors are expected to get married While Samantha has a lot of projects in Tamil and Telugu industries Naga Chaitanya has started promotions of his next Rarandoi Veduka Chudham which is scheduled for May 19 release For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by Harjit Singh Bedi | Updated: July 23 2016 10:40 am Mother of Tabish Bhat16 whose eye was damaged after forces fired pellets at him during a protest shows his damaged eye as he rests on a hospital bed in Srinagar Kashmir Wednesday July 13 2016 (AP Photo/Dar Yasin) Top News Since the past 10 days or so news channels and newspapers have been reporting the happenings in Kashmir and the reactions of the armed forces One fact stands out amongst the horrific scenes that have been played out: The kind of injuries suffered by the protesters As many as 130 have sustained injuries to the eyes caused by shots fired from 12 bore shotguns It has also been pointed out that many protesters some as young as 10 years of age both boys and girls have lost their eyesight with no possibility of it being restored The above information is however not what prompted me to write this article (though it is in the aftermath of what has happened) During a recent TV discussion one of the guests B S Jaiswal a former chief of the Northern Command when questioned by the anchor about the injuries suffered by the protesters especially those caused by pellets that resulted in damage to eyes pointed out that shotguns were basically weapons of sport which were being used in preference to high velocity rifles to minimise serious injuries or fatalities But while talking about the injuries to the eyes of the protesters the general suggested that the force had apparently not been trained and instructed in the use of such weapons If what he said is right the omission is indeed a serious one as ashotgun at short distances can be literally a weapon of mass destruction It can cause extensive damage Unlike a rifle which fires only oneprojectile which has to be accurately “aimed” at its target to cause any damage a shotgun “pointed” (as against “aimed” in the case of a rifle) can cause extensive damage with the spread or dispersal of the large number of pellets that constitute a cartridge The general observed that the security personnel had perhaps used shot no 9 This is used for shooting small birds and animals A shot 9 charge in a 12-bore shotgun is about 30 gms and that charge is divided into about 600 pellets each weighing 005 gms with a diameter of 12192 mm When the shotgun is fired the pellets remain bunched together for a distance of about two metres from the muzzle after which they start dispersing Forensic expert BR Sharma has pointed out in Forensic Science in Criminal Investigation and Trials that the “area covered by pellets fired from a shot gun is proportional to the distance between the muzzle of the firearm and the target Greater the range greater is the area covered” Assuming that the shotguns with the armed forces were “true cylinder” weapons that is a barrel having a uniform diameter from the breech (the place of loading) to the muzzle the dispersal would be as given in the table (Pellet spread varies with range) With thousands of protesters bunchedtogether at various distances from thesecurity personnel a single cartridge fired at head or shoulder height can cause extensive damage to the eyes and face of severalpersons at one go This is what appears to have happened Instead of firing low or at the feet of the protesters to scare them away their heads and shoulders appear to have been targeted Little wonder Sudarshan Khokhar an ophthalmologist from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences has been quoted by The Indian Express “that pellet guns should not be used” This may not be strictly correct in the given situation as the careful use of shotguns can reduce the chance of fatalities A shotgun must be used as a weapon of deterrence rather than damage I must emphasise that the purpose of this article is not to criticise the armed forces However as an informed citizen my concern is at the loss of eyesight for this is an injury the victim will never be permitted to forget The writer is former judge? 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