January 26th, 2016
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• ITBP(The Indo-Tibetan Border Police) is ready with its first female squad of 500 trained personnel to be deployed on Indo China border.
• The women, in the rank of constable, were inducted in border-guarding force after 44-weeks of training.
• Female squad will now be sent to frontier areas for final acclimatization before being deployed at ITBP posts.
• ITBP has a total of 1,661 women personnel in its various ranks and branches of work with the maximum number of 1,033 being in the constabulary ranks.
Read the detailed coverage at Times Of India