The Mahindra Marksman is the first Indian light armored vehicle integrating a completely armored hull. The vehicle is manufactured by Mahindra and is currently in service with Indian police, CISF, CRPF and Chilean Police.
Mahindra is known as a manufacturer of tractors, trucks and SUVs, and now it also deals with military products. The chassis of the civilian car Mahindra Scorpio was probably used as the chassis. The Mahindra Marksman armored car is designed for patrolling, guarding convoys, raids, riot control, special operations, and organizing checkpoints.
Mahinda Marksman armored vehicle has been produced since 2009, and has been in service with the police since 2010. The total number of vehicles of this type assembled to date is about 800. Mahindra Marksman is the first Indian model of armored vehicles of the monocoque type (i.e., the outer hull is the main bearing element).