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Dec 15, 2018
Bipin Rawat lists maternity leave, responsibilities towards children as reasons why army isn't ready for women in combat rolesRawat said, "Do I put a restriction on her to say that in that command tenure, you will not be given maternity leave? If I say that, there will be a ruckus created."
May 07, 2018
Nirmala Sitharaman says government working 'seriously' to bring women into combat rolesNirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government was working "seriously" to have women in combat uniforms.
Dec 01, 2017
Indian Navy chief Sunil Lanba says 'suitable facilities' being constructed to allow women on board warships soonThe Navy is going to allow woman officers on board its warships and suitable facilities are being made available in the newly-constructed ships for them, Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said
Jun 05, 2017
Bipin Rawat will open doors to women in combat roles in army: Other countries where women can serve on the front linesOn Sunday, Indian Army Chief Bipin Rawat said that the Indian Army will soon open its doors to women in combat roles. He said, "I am looking at women coming as jawans. I am going to start it soon. Firstly, we will start with women as military police jawans."