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While women are competing and exceeding males in all the fields, How Indian Army can be left out? Well, Indian Army as always is again on a spree to make us feel proud of it. This time, it is playing an important role in Women Empowerment.
As per the reports, the first batch of Women Soldiers is set to receive their training. In the first batch itself, there are 100 Brave Shoulders who are ready to be the first Women Soldiers of the Indian Army.
What is the current scenario?
As of now, women in the Army are only functional in the areas of medicine and treatment, legal, engineering, signals and educational wings. However, as per the recent amendments, the army is planning to commission up to 1700 Women Soldiers.
All these hirings will be made on a yearly basis. The first batch will start receiving their training from December 2019. It will start serving the nation from the year 2021.
Which roles these Women Soldiers will be working on?
The role of these fresh soldiers will be very important. They will not only participate in criminal investigations but also will be working with civil police. Since various state government requires army assistance in certain matters.
Apart from that, these soldiers will also be taking up the responsibilities of Police cantonments and other such establishments in the Corps of Military Police. Furthermore, they will also be participating in criminal investigations.
The training period for these soldiers is for 61 weeks. After the training, they will start serving the nation from March 2021 onwards. A huge amount of respect and good luck to the women, who are set to make us feel more proud of our army.