Lieutenant Swati Mahadik wife of Late Colonel Santosh Mahadik, who laid down his life for the country while fighting terrorist in J&K and Lieutenant Nidhi Dubey wife of Naik Mukesh Dubey. Both have strived hard to become officers today after their husband passed away. Both of them have made all of us proud by completing the rigorous training and becoming an officer in the Indian Army.
As she completed her parade in Chennai on Saturday, Lt. Swati Mahadik broke down and her family members and a senior army officer’s wife consoled, hugged her and wiped the tears of joy.
Lt. Swati Mahadik strived hard and went through a rigorous training. “I felt I should be like him that’s why I wore this uniform. It was his choice. His first love was this uniform. That’s why I had taken this decision,” she told news agency ANI. Her two children – 12-year-old daughter Kartikee and 7-year-old son Swaraj, her mother-in-law Kalindi Ghorpade, her father Babanrao Shedge and her mother were present for the occasion.