The Border Security Force (BSF) is set to celebrate Women's Day on March 8 in an unique way.
Nearly 175 female cadres of BSF will participate in a special parade on Wednesday, showcasing their skill and strength with 40 different formations.
Rehearsal for the Women's Day parade
What is happening:
- During a practice session for the same, Inspector General Satwant Atwal Trivedi, who was overlooking the rehearsal met with an accident today.
- Trivedi fractured her leg when a BSF personnel rehearsing motorcycle formation slipped and ran over her leg.
- While the officer has been advised rest, the woman soldier on motorcycle escaped with minor injuries.
- Satwant Atwal Trivedi is a 1996 Himachal Cadre officer.
- The Phogat sisters- Geeta and Babita will be the the guest of honour for the parade on Wednesday, whereas BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi will be the chief guest.