Chengalpat, Republic of India
ARMED INDIAN FEMALE SOLDIERS TRAIN IN CHENGALPAT.
An armed Indian female soldier looks-up after crawling under barbed
wire during a weapons training session at an army camp at Chengalpat 50
kms (31 miles) south of the southern Indian city of Madras, July 9
2003. Two hundred and seventy-five female cadres are taking part in a
seven-day training program organised by the Indian Officers Training
Academy (OTA) to train the soldiers to fight any future conflicts.