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• President of India ----------- Pratibha Patil, 2007

• Prime Minister of India ----------- Indira Gandhi, 1966

• Central Minister in a government ----------- Rajkumari Amrit KaurIndira-Gandhi

• Railway Minister of India ----------- Mamata Banerjee

• Speaker of the Lok Sabha ----------- Meira Kumar

• Chairperson of Rajya Sabha ----------- Violet Alva

• Governor ----------- Sarojini Naidu, Uttar Pradesh (1947–1949)

• Chief Minister ----------- Sucheta Kripalani, Uttar Pradesh (1963–1967)

• Speaker of State Assembly ----------- Mrs. Shano Devi

• Nominated member of the Rajya Sabha ----------- Rukmini Devi Arundale

• Nobel Prize ----------- Mother Teresa

• Bharat Ratna ----------- Indira Gandhi

• Chief Justice of a High Court ----------- Leila Seth, 1991 (Himachal Pradesh)



• Supreme Court judge ----------- Kumari Fathima Beevi

• High Court Judge ----------- Anna ChandyMother-Teresa

• Lawyer ----------- Cornelia Sorabji, 1892

• Honours Graduate ----------- Kamini Roy, 1886

• Graduates ----------- Kadambini Ganguly and Chandramukhi Basu, 1883

• Doctorate of Science ----------- Asima Chatterjee, 1944

• Director General of Police ----------- Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya

• IPS Officer ----------- Kiran Bedi

• IAS officer ----------- Anna Rajan George, 1950

• Indian National Congress President ----------- Annie Besant

• Chairperson of State Bank of India ----------- Arundhati Bhattacharya

• Chairman of UPSC ----------- Roze Millian Bethew

• Chairperson of Indian Airlines ----------- Sushma Chawla

• President of Indian Science Congress ----------- Dr. Ashima Chatterjee

• Woman Ambassador ----------- C.B. Muthamma

• Mount Everest ----------- Bachendri Pal, 1984

• In space ----------- Kalpana Chawla

• Airline Pilot ----------- Durba BanerjeeSushmita-Sen

• Gold Medal in Asian Games ----------- Kamaljeet Sandhu, 1970

• Magasasay Award ----------- Kamladevi Chattopadhyay

• Miss Universe ----------- Sushmita Sen 

• Miss World ----------- Rita Faria

• To Climb Mount Everest twice ----------- Santosh Yadav

• Jnanpith Award ----------- Ashapurna Devi

• Booker Prize ----------- Arundhati Roy

• Sahitya Akademi Award ----------- Amrita Pritam

• Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna ----------- Karnam Malleswari



• Olympic Medal ----------- Karnam Malleswari

• WTA Title ----------- Sania Mirza

• Lieutenent General ----------- Puneeta Arora

• Vice admiral of Indian Navy ----------- Puneeta Arora

• Ashoka Chakra ----------- Nirja Bhanot

• Commercial Pilot ----------- Prem Mathur

• Woman to qualify for Olympic Games ----------- Sini Abrahim

• Cross Gobi Desert ----------- Sucheta Kadethankar

• Pilot in Indian Air Force ----------- Harita Kaur Deol

• Grand Slam junior title ----------- Sania Mirza, 2003 Wimbledon Championships

• Chess Grandmaster ----------- Koneru Humpy, 2002Vijaya-Lakshmi-Pandit

• Member of Legion of Honour ----------- Asha Pande

• Monarch of Delhi Sultanate ----------- Razia Sultan

• To cross English Channel ----------- Aarti Saha

• Physician ----------- Kadambini Ganguly

• President of the UN General Assembly ----------- Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, 1953

• Air Vice Marshal ----------- Padmavathy Bandopadhyay

• Head a Navratna PSU company ----------- Nishi Vasudeva

• External Affairs Minister ----------- Sushma Swaraj

• Women's Doubles Grand Slam trophy ----------- Sania Mirza

• Gymnast to qualify for Olympics ----------- Dipa Karmakar

• Boxer to win an Olympic Medal ----------- MC Mary Kom

• Shuttler to win an Olympic Medal ----------- Saina Nehwal

• Wrestler to win an Olympic Medal ----------- Sakshi Malik

• Athlete to reach the final of a track event at the Olympics ----------- Lalita Babar