Pashan, 17th December 2021: High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL), Pune, a premier DRDO establishment for the development of an entire range of explosives, propellants and pyrotechnics for powering defence systems like missiles, rockets, guns, grenades, bombs, etc.
HEMRL is known for working towards self-reliance in the field of defence technology contributing significantly to the strategic and tactical system.
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is an initiative of Govt of India to celebrate and commemorate the 75 years of progressive India and the glorious history of its people, culture and achievements. DRDO celebrated the Mahotsav by conducting various activities with a focus on the theme of “Atma Nirbhar Bharat”.
On this occasion, HEMRL organized an exhibition and showed the contribution of HEMRL in defence-related products and systems. P K Mehta, DS & DG (ACE) inaugurated the function in the presence of Shri KPS Murthy, OS & Director, HEMRL, Pune & Sanjeev Gupta, General Manager of Ordance Factory Dehuroad.
Indigenously developed products by the HEMRL was shown in the exhibition. Live demonstration of flares and door cutting explosive system were undertaken. The main attraction at the event was Agni, Ashtra, BrahMos, Pinnaka, MDS system, ERA Mark-II laden tank, Gravitational mixer, Smoke ammunition, IR Flares, Explosive detection kit, etc. there was more than 900 participants of the general public, defence enthusiasts, school and college students for the exhibition.
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