India’s military has a new weapon the world’s hottest chili. The
“bhut jolokia” has more than 1,000,000 Scoville units, the scientific measurement of a chili’s spiciness. Tabasco sauce ranges from 2,500 to 5,000 Scoville units.
The military has decided to use the chili make tear gas-like hand grenades to immobilize suspects.