Indian women have shown their presence not only in our country but have become prominent and influential figures worldwide today. This Women’s Day, we bring to you some of the most Influential Indian women, who have not only inspired Indian youth and proved that every woman can touch the sky with their hard work, vision and dedication.
- Saina Nehwal
She has been ranked as the second best badminton player in the world and won the first medal for India in Badminton at the London Olympics. In India where cricket is the most watched, enjoyed and celebrated sport, she has become India’s highest paid, non-cricketing sportsperson in 2012. Because of her hard work, dedication and achievements, she has become one the most Influential Indian women today she has been an inspiration to a lot of youngsters who have a different attitude towards the sport.
2. Kirthiga Reddy
Head of Facebook, India, Kirthiga Reddy has worked towards growing the Facebook user base by 150% making it reach a total of 65 million users on Facebook, which has also brought global business to the company. Her very motivating success mantra is “Don’t be afraid to take risks. In risks will come your biggest opportunities. Be realistic and be prepared for any outcome while giving your best to whatever you do.” She is a great source of inspiration and one the most Influential Indian women in the social media today.
3. Chitra Ramakrishna
Chitra Ramakrishna is the first women MD and CEO of NSE (National Stock Exchange), an organization which reforms the capital market in India. She has been working with NSE since the organization started in 1991 and was selected by Government of India to be one of the members of the 5-member team which created the modern screen-based pan-India stock exchange. When NSE faces a downfall or is struggling to face a tough time from other bourses, Chitra Ramakrishna takes charge of it and hence, she is amongst the most Influential Indian women.
4. Barkha Dutt
Being the Group Editor with NDTV, Barkha Dutt is a very renowned Indian TV journalist and columnist. She gained popularity for reporting bravely on Kargil war in extremely dangerous conditions. She has been awarded the Padma Shree, along with many other accolades at both national and international level. She is a role model for many young journalists as she has also taken up boldly and strongly against prime minister Narendra Modi in her latest articles and speeches. Barkha Dutt’s fearlessness and courage while reporting any issues, be it the latest JNU case, Kargil war or the Ayodhya Case, she has conquered even the most powerful people in the country and her views and journalism has made her one the most Influential Indian women. with her bold and Also, read Barkha Dutt.
5. All Indian Mothers
Every Indian woman, be it a mother, sister, daughter, wife or girl-friend, it is the women around us in our life that helps us and guides us in every sphere of life. Whatever our age is, one always looks forward to their guiding spirit who is the woman in their life. , plays the most important role in every person’s life. Be it a small toddler or a 30-yr old banker, his/her mother plays a very important role in their values and behavior. So, not to forget, one of the most Influential women in our life is the woman in our life, who is doing a thankless and unparalleled job, day and night to ensure we are happy and relaxed all the time. As they also say, “Behind every successful man, there is a WOMAN”.
So, cheers to all the women and we wish a very HAPPY WOMEN’S DAY to all the wonderful women.