Lt Bhavana, 1st woman to lead all men contingent at Republic Day, is high on josh


Lt. Bhavana Kasturi, Contingent Commander of Indian Army Service Corps is set to create history on this Republic Day by becoming the 1st woman ever to lead all men Army contingent in the history of India.

Lt Kasturi joined the Officer’s Training Academy in October 2015 after clearing the NCC 38 special entry with AIR-4.

She spoke to our correspondent Sidhant Sibal on a range of issues– from the feeling before the big day at Rajpath to being a woman in the military.

Sidhant Sibal: How do you feel that you will be leading an all men contingent?
Lt Bhavana Kasturi: Its a matter of great pride and honour to me and its a glory for us. Read More

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