After Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams now Indian origin’s third woman expected to step into space will be doctor Shawna Pandya. She will fly high to the sky next year. 32 years old Shawna is a neurosurgeon and currently working as a general physician in Canada’s Alberta University Hospital.
Shawna Pandya To Become Third Indian Origin Woman To Go Into Space After Kalpana Chawla And Sunita Williams
According to the news, along with that, she is also practicing as an astronaut for a space mission. According to Citizen Science Astronaut (CSA) program, out of 3200 people, only two got selected for the space mission. It is speculating that one among them is Shawna.
Shawna basically belongs to Mumbai. She might be the part of next year’s space mission which includes 8 people. If news to be believed, Shawna is not only a doctor or astronaut but she is an opera singer, writer, and taekwondo champion too.