Permanent Commission for women in Indian Army: Govt issues formal sanction letter

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Permanent Commission for women in Indian Army: Govt issues formal sanction letter


NEW DELHI: The Union government on Thursday issued a formal sanction letter for grant of Permanent Commission to women officers in Indian Army, paving the way for empowering women officers to shoulder larger roles in the organisation, according to the spokesperson of the Indian Army.

The order specifies grant of Permanent Commission to Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers in all ten streams of Indian Army in addition to the existing streams of Judge and Advocate General (JAG) and Army Educational Corps (AEC), the spokesperson added.

Their Selection Board will be scheduled as soon as all affected

SSC women

officers exercise their option and complete requisite documentation.

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court

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