Raipur. Under Bastar division, women officers and employees in police and security forces are given equal opportunities as men. Usually, the women police force work in law and order, and security of women and the investigation of crimes.
Traditionally, only male officers and employees work in anti-Naxal operations, police bands, salute guards, etc. But women commandos are making a commendable contribution in anti-Naxal operations under Bastar division. Apart from this, the women police force have equal opportunities in police bands, salute guards and other ceremonial works.
In recent days, during the Honorable Chief Minister's stay in Bastar in Chhattisgarh, the Women Police Band in Jagdalpur made a special presentation. The Chief Minister honoured the work of women officers and employees involved in Police Band and Salute Guard.
Inspector-General of Police, Bastar Range, Jagdalpur, Sundararaj P. said that in every progressive society and organization, women deserve due respect and opportunity, similarly, women officers/employees working in the police and security forces deployed in Bastar will also have the same.