New Delhi: Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has said that women will be admitted to the National Defense Academy from next year. It is an academy that trains members of the Indian Army, Navy, and Air Force. The NDA is the first academy in the world to train all three forces together.
Rajnath Singh made the remarks at a webinar organized by the Shanghai Co-operation Organization International on ‘Representation of Women in the Armed Forces. “I am happy to announce that from next year, women will also be allowed to enter the National Defense Academy,” said Rajnath Singh.