Change mindset to bring true equality in Army: SC holds Permanent Commission should be available to all women officers

The Court commented extensively on how the Centre's submissions against the same were based on flawed gender stereotypes
Justices DY Chandrachud and Ajay Rastogi
Justices DY Chandrachud and Ajay Rastogi

The Supreme Court on Monday took critical note of the need to change mindsets about gender stereotypes that view women as the weaker sex, while re-affirming the Delhi High Court’s 2010 ruling to allow the grant of Permanent Commission to Women Short Service Commission Officers on par with their male counterparts.

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