New Delhi, (*34*) 06: The CRPF for the first time has inducted 34 ladies commandos into its elite Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) unit.
The unit was raised in 2009 and is especially deployed in states affected by left wing terrorism.
These 34 ladies personnel had been inducted in the elite CoBRA wing in the course of the thirty fifth Raising Day of the drive’s 88th Mahila Battalion, the first all-women battalion in the world, CRPF stated in a launch. “CRPF has taken one other step in direction of ladies empowerment by inducting ladies commandos on the celebrations of 88th all-women battalion,” a launch from the CRPF learn.
The ladies personnel will likely be posted in areas hit by left-wing extremism after they full their coaching. “Mahila personnel of CRPF forming the first all-women brass band may even endure a coaching course to accumulate the requisite expertise on the musical devices. It deserves pertinent to say that the drive already has an all-women pipe band,” the discharge additionally stated.