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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

★ Gold medal at Asian Wrestling Championship ----------- Navjot Kaur






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