Shooting down the ceiling - women in the army3 min read . Updated: 19 Feb 2020, 11:32 PM IST
Women now have permanent commission in the Indian Army but remain a long way from equal representation in the armed forces, suggests data
In 1993, Priya Jhingan fulfilled a childhood dream and joined the Indian Army as one of its first female officers. Her dream job, though, only lasted 10 years. She, like other women in India’s Armed Forces, could never get permanent commission.
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