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Syed Ata Hasnain | Women officers in Army: From PCs to combat role

It is good to see gender sensitivity take a higher platform in India

26 Jan 2023 12:05 AM

Indian Army begins process of granting permanent commission to women officers

Currently, women officers are eligible for permanent commission (PC) in only two non-combat streams of Indian Army.

05 Aug 2020 1:39 PM

Women officers will get permanent commission

Following PM’s announcement, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman in a tweet thanked Modi for the same.

16 Aug 2018 2:32 AM

PM’s ‘gift’ of permanent commission to women

It is a gift for them,” Prime Minister Mr Modi said.

16 Aug 2018 2:31 AM

Combat fine, what about top ranks?

It was as if while inducting women into the forces, the system had forgotten that women do get pregnant.

03 Jul 2017 2:20 AM