Wing Commander Pooja Thakur has moved court after the Indian Air Force denied permanent commission.
On Obama’s visit to India, Wing Commander Pooja Thakur was the first lady officer lead the Inter-Service Guard of Honour led by President Barrack Obama at Rashtrapati Bhavan in 2015.
Thakur has termed the decision as “biased, discriminatory, arbitrary and unreasonable”. According to the reports, armed forces tribunal has sought IAF’s response within 4 weeks. Thakur joined the IAF in 2000 and belongs to the administrative branch.