Tagged: women


The first women Doordarshan reader – Pratima Puri

Pratima Puri. Believed to be the first Doordarshan reader. She worked at the All India Radio (AIR) station in Simla before being transferred to New Delhi when AIR telecast its first television news bulletin...


First Indian woman tabla player – Dr. Aban Mistry

 First Indian woman tabla player РDr. Aban Mistry As the first woman tabla player, Dr. Aban Mistry has been listed in the Limca Book of Records. She has performed at numerous concerts in...


The first woman Honours Graduate: Kamini Roy

The first woman Honours Graduate: Kamini Roy, 1886. Kamini Roy(12 October 1864 – 27 September 1933) was a leading Bengali poet, social worker and feminist in British India . She was the first woman...