Lt. Gen. Madhuri Kanitkar 3rd Women To Become Lt. Gen
Major General know Lt Gen Madhuri Kanitkar on Saturday was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general. becoming the third woman officer in the Indian Army and first woman paediatrician to achieve the second-highest post in the force. Madhuri Kanitkar has served in the Indian military for 37 years.
Lt Gen Madhuri Kanitkar, the former dean of Armed Forces Medical College Pune, has been posted to Headquarters, Integrated Defence Staff under the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS). Major General Madhuri Kanitkar and her husband Rajiv Kanitkar retired from the Army recently , who is also a lieutenant general, will be the first couple in the armed forces to achieve the rank.