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- Captain Shiva Chauhan has become the first woman Army officer to be actively deployed on the Siachen Glacier, the world’s highest battlefield.
- Captain Shiva Chauhan underwent rigorous training at the Siachen Battle School, where he trained alongside officers and jawans of the Indian Army.
- The training included ice wall climbing, avalanche and avalanche rescue and survival drills. Captain Shiv Chauhan had joined the Siachen Glacier on 2 January 2023 after an arduous climb.
- Captain Shiva Chauhan of Rajasthan is a Bengal Sapper officer.
- The Siachen Glacier is the highest battlefield on earth, where the 1984 war between India and Pakistan took place.