Raksha Mantri Approves Provision For Maternity, Leaves For Women Soldiers

  • Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh has approved a proposal for an extension of the rules for Maternity, Child Care and Child Adoption Leaves.
  • For women soldiers, sailors and air warriors in the Armed Forces at par with their officer counterparts.
  • Such leaves to all women in the military, whether one is an officer or any other rank, will be equally applicable.
  • To improve the work conditions of women in the military.
  • To balance the spheres of professional and family life.
  • From being operationally deployed in Siachen, world to being posted on warships as well as dominating the skies, Indian women are now breaking barriers.
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