A lady officer with Army’s Corps of Signals, Captain Tania Shergill, will be the 1st woman parade adjutant for the Republic Day parade.
Moreover, commissioned in March 2017 from the Officer Training Academy, Chennai, Shergill is an electronics and communications graduate. A parade adjutant is responsible for the parade.
According to reports, in
last year’s Republic Day parade, Captain Bhavna Kasturi was the 1st woman officer
to lead an all-men contingent.