A social structures change, bringing the child to work is slowly becoming the new normal. While New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made the headlines when she walked into a UN General Assembly with her infant, the foot soldiers discharge professional duties while keeping an eye on their child.
The most recent case is of this woman in the Income Tax department of India doing paperwork even as her child sleeps on the table. Kavita Patil is posted at the Mumbai office and was a FM Gold medalist in Academy. The photo was posted by the Income Tax Department of India on their Facebook page, captioned ‘Salute to the women power’.
Earlier Archana, a constable at Kotwali Police Station in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi was seen on duty while her infant took a nap on the table in front of her.
Meet ‘MotherCop’ Archana posted at kotwali jhansi for whom the duties of motherhood & the department go side by side !
She deserves a Salute !! pic.twitter.com/oWioMNAJub
— RAHUL SRIVASTAV (@upcoprahul) October 27, 2018
In another moving incident, a male cop in Telangana was seen consoling a crying baby, whose mother was writing an exam inside the examination hall where he was appointed.
Head Constable Officer Mujeeb-ur-Rehman (of Moosapet PS) who was on duty for conducting SCTPC exam in Boys Junior College, Mahbubnagar
trying to console a crying baby, whose mother was writing exam inside the hall. #HumanFaceOfCops#Empathy pic.twitter.com/QudRZbAADu
— Rema Rajeshwari IPS (@rama_rajeswari) September 30, 2018