BSF woman officer injured during Women's Day parade rehearsal

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:

  1. During a practice session for the same, Inspector General Satwant Atwal Trivedi, who was overlooking the rehearsal met with an accident today.
  2. Trivedi fractured her leg when a BSF personnel rehearsing motorcycle formation slipped and ran over her leg.
  3. While the officer has been advised rest, the woman soldier on motorcycle escaped with minor injuries.
  4. Satwant Atwal Trivedi is a 1996 Himachal Cadre officer.
  5. 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.