All woman police battalion

Kerala will get an all woman police battalion soon. 578 members of the first batch of the battalion have completed their training at the Kerala Police Academy in Thrissur district. Out of the 578, 44; have been trained as commandos.

The Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will take the salute at the passing out of the first battalion at the academy.It will be followed by a demonstration by the woman commandos. Superintendent of Police Nishanthini is the commandant of the woman battalion.Their 9 month training commenced in September last year.They were taught Kalari, Yoga, Karate, Swimming, Driving, Computers, Disaster Management and basic laws. They were also trained in crime investigation and preparation of case diaries.