1. Home
  2. Leaders & Achievers
  3. Karnam Malleswari

Karnam Malleswari

In a country like India, excelling in sports is very tough, even for the most talented. Being the first woman from India to win a gold medal, Karnam Malleswari, proved woman power to the nation.

Karnam Malleswari

Advertisement

Her choice of sport was odd,but she had enough determination and perseverance to come out as a winner. She is honored with many awards viz.  Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, Padma Shri and the Arjuna Award.

Advertisement