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Know the 5 Indian Women who are Global Icons !

These trailblazing women have brought India's name to the fore in their respective fields

Know the 5 Indian Women who are Global Icons ! March 7, 2019Leave a comment

Even today in the 21st-century women are constantly victims of racism, sexism, discrimination, violence, threats and what not. Yet there are 1000s of women who try to get over all these social evils and empower themselves. They are really doing their part and inspiring the women around them to stand up for themselves as well. Here are 5 women who are a total inspiration to modern day women all over India.

Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra is a well-known name and face all over India. She is also known for her efforts for women empowerment and child rights. From Bollywood to Hollywood she has constantly left her mark in the society and rose her voice against body shaming and ruthless racism.

Sushma Swaraj

Indian minister of External Affairs. She is also the favorite politician for most of the people in India because she always exercises her powers in the favor of public and not exploit them with political agendas. She often uses social media platforms to connect with the common people and address their issues.

Mithali Raj

Captain of India’s Women Cricket team. She is the highest run scorer in the International Women’s Cricket and has led Indian Cricket team in two World Cups as well. She is a true inspiration to every woman in the field of sports.

Manushi Chillar

After winning Femina Miss India in 2017, she also won Miss World pageant. She is working with the Project Shakti for her “Beauty with brains” project which focuses on spreading awareness about menstrual hygiene. She is also announced as a Brand Ambassador of “Anemia Free Haryana”.

Shobhana Bhartia

Chairperson and Editorial Director of one of the leading newspaper groups The Hindustan Times group. She is one of the most powerful women in the field of journalism and also the first women chief executive of a national newspaper. She also started the entrance based coaching centers under the name Studymate.