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Anjali Singh becomes India's first female military diplomat

Anjali Singh becomes India's first female military diplomat

Wing Commander Anjali Singh has become India's first female military diplomat to be posted in any of the Indian missions abroad.

She has joined the Indian Embassy in Russia as the Deputy Air Attache on Sept 10.

Singh is an AE(L) officer with 17 years of service.

She is also trained on MiG-29 aircraft.

Who is Deputy Air Attache?

An air attaché is an Air Force officer who is part of a diplomatic mission; this post is normally filled by a high-ranking officer.

An air attaché typically represents the chief of his home air force in the foreign country where he or she serves.

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