TRAVANCORE POLICE UNIFORM 1970

PALACE POLICE TRAVANCORE 1940 WITH RED UNIFORM

TRAVANCORE ORDINARY POLICE:-
THE CLOTH TIED AROUND BOTH LEGS ARE MADE OF KHAKI COLOR SEMI FLANNEL.



ONE MUST BE AN EXPERT TO SIT AND TIE THE LONG CLOTH AROUND EACH LEG ,FROM BELOW UPWARDS{ LIKE A WOUND DRESSING!}AND THE END OR TIP OF THE END USED TO BE TUCKED IN AT THE TOP OF THE CONTRAPTION

USUALLY BARE FOOTED AS THEY COULD NT AFFORD/ALLOWED SHOES ,USUALLY CANVAS SHOE OF DARK BROWN COLOR



THE CAP HAD A RED TIP ON TOP ,WHICH LOOKED LIKE THE LIGHTED TIP OF A MATCH STICK_SO THEIR UNOFFICIAL NAME(NICKNAME) CALLED BY ORDINARY PEOPLE WAS "THEE-KUTTI".THEE=FIRE/KUTTI=BURNING TIP OF A MATCH STICK OR WOOD