CRPF female biker team set for Republic Day

CRPF female biker team set for Republic Day

An all-women bikers contingent of the CRPF will make its debut and showcase daredevil stunts at the Republic Day parade at Rajpath, officials said on Monday.The 65-Member team will display its acrobatic skills on motorcycles towards the end of the over 90-minute-long parade.“It will be the first time that our women bikers are going to Be a part of the parade. This squad was raised in 2014 as part of our commitment to involving women in all spheres of duties rendered by us,” said Deputy Inspector (DIG) General Moses Dhinakaran

The contingent will be commanded by Inspector Seema Nag, who is posted with the Rapid Action Force (RAF). The members of the squad have been specially chosen by CRPF trainers. They are drawn from various combat ranks of the force, another official said. This women bikers team, the official said, had performed at the birth anniversary Celebrations of country’s first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31 last year at Kevadia in Gujarat. The event was attended by PM Modi.