Rights of Women in Defence Services

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  • The Punjab High Court has held that women cannot be permanently barred from joining the Army Medical Corps for reason of pregnancy. The court has examined the issue in great detail.
  • It said forcing a choice between bearing a child and taking up employment interferes both with a woman’s reproductive rights as well as her right to employment. Such an action has “no place in modern India”.
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