Netizens can’t keep calm after hearing this news:
From few years the fight of women rights is going on at full pace and some of these struggles have also resulted in amazing outcomes. Though not yet everything has been sorted but the recent news about women being eligible to join Indian Army has brought a smile on everyone’s face.
Earlier people had misconceptions women has less strength and power as compared to males, they would only be allowed to be posted in areas such as medical, legal, educational, signals and engineering wings of the Army. However now, total military cops will comprise of 20% of the women, they will be selected on the basis of grades.
The Indian Army has started an online registration process for this selection and has also posted an ad in the newspaper about this new improvisation. Everyone is celebrating this news and is happy that such a wonderful step has been taken for women and they are in more power now.
Check out the posts here:
For the first time, Indian Army to start online registration of women for recruitment as soldiers into the military police, today. The project was mooted by General Bipin Rawat soon after taking over as Army Chief and given final approval by the Defence Ministry recently. pic.twitter.com/nIssIN62zX
— ANI (@ANI) April 25, 2019
Historic day for women, with reference to defence services, today, wherein the formal advert for female candidates in the Military Police is issued by the @adgpi. The first occasion when applications are being sought at Soldier (Jawan) level for regular employment in the Army🇮🇳♀️ pic.twitter.com/h0ebR9WBYd
— Navdeep Singh (@SinghNavdeep) April 25, 2019
Check out the Netizens reaction on this news below:
Great to see. But why only military police?
— Renuka Mishra (@renukamishra67) April 25, 2019
Historic…. thank you for sharing. Will include in our ‘ opportunities for women in uniformed services’ session as part of the Major Akshay Girish Memorial Trust efforts.
— Meghna Girish (@megirish2001) April 25, 2019
This is historic aunty…I remember when I use to be in NCC Akshay was the first member to support women in army..he had actually given us details how to join OTA… respect and salute to him always🙏
— Priyanka Agarwal (@priag5) April 25, 2019
Saw this in today’s paper, was planning to tweet- you beat me to the draw 😀https://t.co/OdNqj33Xkr
— Rohit Agarwal 🇮🇳 (@ragarwal) April 25, 2019
Kudos indeed. Am sure women will do a great job in CMP.
But one wonders if induction of women as OR cd have been first tried in more traditionally “women friendly”(no gender bias meant pls!) jobs like swbd operators(Signals),clerks(ASC), Nursing Assistants(AMC) etc.Just a thought
— Maj Gen Sharabh Pachory (Retd) 🇮🇳 (@Soldier_forlife) April 25, 2019
— Bindia Sehgal Bajaj (@BajajBindia) April 25, 2019
this is best opportunity for girls 👍👍👍👍👍
— The Great Brahman Rawan (@BrahmanGreat) April 25, 2019
— OMESH PAL RAMPAL (@chogawiaan) April 25, 2019
Great day for women empower ment . Join as soldier in military police
— defence (@kochi30) April 26, 2019
Outstanding excellent work performance
— BHIM SHAH (@BHIMSHA52889485) April 26, 2019
— BISWAJIT ADHIKARY (@bswjtadhikary93) April 25, 2019