First Women in India, in various professions. First Women in India, Here we documented a list of First women in various professions. 1.Indira Gand
First Women in India, in various professions.
First Women in India, Here we documented a list of First women in various professions.
1.Indira Gandhi – First women Prime Minister of India
Indira Gandhi was the First women Prime Minister of India who served the country from 1966 to 1977. She named as the Woman of Millennium in a pole which was conducted by BBC in 1999. She became the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna Award in the year 1971.
2.Prathiba Patil-First women President of India
Pratibha Patil was a First President of India from 2007 to 2012. She is a member of Indan National Congress(INC), Patil is the only women who hold the office. Parthiba Patil made the country Proud of her determination and hard work.
The First Indian Woman in space and inspiration for who dream of stars and moon, Kalpana Chawla’s achievements made India Proud. She went into space on a space shuttle for the first time a mission specialist and a primary robotic arm operator.
Hima Das was the first Indian athlete to win a gold medal at IAAF world under 20 Athletics Championships. This 20 years old national record holder is also known as Dhing Express. Hima won gold and silver medals at the Asian Games held in Jakarta.
5.Suchetha Kripalani- First women Chief Minister in India
She was the First woman Chief Minister in India, Suchetha was a freedom fighter and politician who served as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 1963-1967. Suchetha worked in close cooperation with Gandhiji in the time of partition riots. She moved with him to Naokhali in the year 1946.
She became the First Indian Woman Cricketer Scored a Double Century in One-day Game. She scored 224 off just 150 balls at Alembic Ground in the west zone Women’s Under-19 One Day International (ODI) Tournament.
Saina Nehwal is an Indian woman Bad Minton Player to win a medal at the 2012 Olympic Games. Saina Nehwal won over 24 international titles, which includes 11 super series titles. She became the first woman in India to secure first place in World ranking.
Full name of Steffi D’Souza was Stephanie D’Souza, Steffi D’Souza is from Goa, India. She represented India at the First International women Hokey tournament held in London in 1953. Stephanie D’Souza was the woman who got Arjuna award by the Government of India.
Mithali Raj was the first woman who scores double century in Test Cricket, Mithali Raj was the first woman in the Globe to achieve this position. She won Arjuna award in the year 2013. She is from Rajasthan ,India.
10. Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza was the first women in the country achieves Women’s Title Association(WTA) title in 2005. In 2015 Sania Mirza was the first woman in India to get No one position in WTA double Rankings.