The Central Government wants to allow the dismissal of those in the military who have sex with the wives of colleagues. Those who engage in such relationships do not act in a manner appropriate to the conduct of military personnel.
While the move to have people volunteer for a temporary period in the armed and paramilitary forces will help India have reserve personnel, it is too short a time to train them to acceptable standards.
There is no offence specified as ‘Adultery” in the entire Army Act or the Rules made thereunder. The Defence Service Regulation touch upon the subject of ‘plural marriage’ but not upon the term ‘adultery’.