The Indian Army is going to unveil a new digital pattern combat uniform, which would be lighter and more climate friendly, on this Army Day, January 15,

The new camouflage uniform will be based on a "digital" pattern and they are expected to be showcased at the Army Day parade on January 15, government officials said.

The decision to bring out the new combat dress for the Army was taken at the recently held Army Commanders' Conference, the officials said.

The Camouflage Uniform

These camouflage uniforms would be totally different from the existing dress and the shirts would not be required to be tucked in by troops. The new camouflage dress would include a mix of colours including earthen and olive.