Some Indian women with first of its kind achievements in the last decade

 Ms. Knockout Mary Kom

• She became the first boxer in AIBA world championship history to win 8 medals

• Mary Kom is also the first Indian female boxer to win an Olympic medal

• She was also the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Asian Games (in 2014) and at the Commonwealth Games (2018)

Dhing Express Hima Das

• Hima Das created history when she bagged a gold medal at World under 20 athletics championship as she was the first Indian athlete to achieve this feat

Monarch of Strength Arunima Sinha

• In 2013, Arunima Sinha climbed the Mount Everest and became the world’s first Indian female amputee to do so

• She is also the world’s first female amputee to conquer the highest peak in Antarctica, Mount Vinson

The Fiscal Scholar Gita Gopinath

• In 2018, she became the first Indian woman to be appointed as the Chief Economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Sky Warrior Avani Chaturvedi

• She was one of the first female fighter pilot in the IAF

• History was written again when flying officer, Avani Chaturvedi became the first India woman to pilot a MiG 21 Bison solo

Treasure In The Vault Aruna Reddy

• Winning an individual medal at the Gymnastics World cup made her the first Indian woman to achieve this

• She won a bronze medal in women’s vault at the tournament held in Australia

India’s Wonder Woman Dr Seema Rao

• India’s first female combat trainer who has spent more than 20 years training, without any compensation, over 15,000 soldiers as selfless service to the Nation

• She has been trained in Bruce Lee’s developed martial art form of Jeet Kune Do

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