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Test your Knowledge about Women in Uniform

Test your Knowledge about Women in Uniform?

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Q1.  She made history in 2004 when she was appointed as the DGP of Uttarakhand, thus becoming the first woman in the country to hold such position. She was also the second woman IPS officer in the country.  After retirement, she took a plunge into politics by contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha election on an Aam Aadmi Party's ticket from Haridwar constituency. Her inspiring true-life story was adapted into a popular tele-serial 'Udaan' aired on Doordarshan in late 80s.
Which person is being referred to in the above statement?

Q2. Who among the following was the first woman officer of the Indian Armed forces to be promoted to a three-star rank?

Q3. Who among the following is the first Woman Commandant of in the Central Armed Police Forces?

Q4. Who among the following is the first woman Flight Engineer of the Indian Air Force?

Q5. Who among the following became the first woman officer of the Indian Air Force to become the Flight Commander of a flying unit?

Q6. On February 3, 2016, IPS Officer Archana Ramasundaram created history by becoming the first woman to head a paramilitary force in India. She was Director General of which Paramilitary force?

Q7.  In, 1988, Women’s were not eligible to Join Indian Army, she wrote to the then Chief of Army Staff asking him to consider inducting women into the Army. Her request was finally accepted in 1992. After completing her training in Officers Training Academy, in Chennai, she became the first lady cadet to join Indian Army in 1993.
Identify the pioneering Woman being talked about?

Q8.  Who among the following is the first woman officer to lead a training contingent of the Indian Army, when she led India at the Exercise ‘Force 18’, the ASEAN Plus multinational field training exercise held in 2016?

Q9. Who was the first woman IAF officer to fly in a combat zone?

Q10. She was no ordinary woman. She was the first Woman to join Indian Army as personnel below officer rank (PROB), and she achieved this feat when she was 35 and had two children. She cleared all her tests to join the 969 Railway Engineer Regiment of Territorial Army in 2011.
Identify the person being referred to in the above statement.

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