Delhi will be the first police force in the country to have an all-women SWAT team. It is the brainchild of police commissioner Amulya Patnaik. Trained by specialists from India and abroad 36 women police from northeastern states have been inducted into the squad after rigorous, 15-month training. The training included - weapons handling, counter-terrorism, Krav Maga- the military self-defence technique pioneered by Israel's security forces.
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