Showing a significant progress towards gender inclusivity in the country’s armed forces, women officers marched on the duty path in Delhi on the occasion of India’s 75th Republic Day.
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The Armed Forces Medical Services was headed by Major Srishti Khullar. The all-women contingent also included Captain Amba Samant from the Army Dental Corps, Surgeon Lieutenant Kanchana from the Indian Navy and Flight Lieutenant Divya Priya from the Indian Air Force, who served as squadron officers.
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144 officers of the Military Nursing Service were behind the procession.
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