Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed a contract with Indian Navy for
initially supply 20 Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
Dazlers (Laser Dazzlers) in New Delhi. The BEL had earlier this month won the
contract beating global Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in buy global
category. These would be manufactured by BEL, Pune plant.
Dazzler a non-lethal device for warning and stopping suspicious
The Laser Dazzler is used as a non-lethal method for warning and stopping
suspicious boats,aircrafts,UAVs,pirates from approaching secured areas during
both day and night. It is capable of dazzle and thereby suppress the
person’s/optical sensor’s action with disability glare in case of non-compliance
to orders. It disorients/ confuses/blinds a person temporarily. It also dazzles
and distract aircraft/UAVs. It is a portable, shoulder operated and ruggedized
for military use in adverse environmental conditions. Laser dazzler technology
was developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
This unique product is indigenously designed and developed for first time
for the Armed Forces.