A couple or more days ago, the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, announced that he will hand over his social media accounts to women on the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8. He also urged the citizens of the country to share the stories of women who are bringing a positive change in society and inspiring all of us under #SheInspiresUs.
Ever since, a lot of people have come forward to share the stories of women who inspire them and God, it feels so good to read about them. MyGovIndia, which is the official Government of India Twitter account dedicated to citizen engagement, has also been sharing the stories of these extraordinary women.
So for your dose of inspiration, here are some of the amazing women who shedding taboos and bringing a change in the society that makes us so proud of them. Have a look.
Dr. Seema Rao, India’s first women commando trainer has trained Special Forces of India for 18 years without any compensation. Do you know someone like her? Tell us such stories using #SheInspiresUs. pic.twitter.com/RilYX4K9uc— MyGovIndia (@mygovindia) March 5, 2020
Meet Vidya Lakshmi, a Social worker who worked in rural Karnataka for promotion of cottage industry and popularising several similar products. Do you know someone like her? Tell us such stories using #SheInspiresUs. pic.twitter.com/izGw6b4xMM— MyGovIndia (@mygovindia) March 5, 2020
Meet Dr. Nandita Shah, recipient of the Nari Shakti Award 2016 for her pioneering work in the field of health and nutrition. Do you know someone like her? Tell us such stories using #SheInspiresUs. pic.twitter.com/dTcMMBm0I5— MyGovIndia (@mygovindia) March 5, 2020
What woman in your life inspires you? Tell us in the comment section.