First In India (Women)

First Women's University - Maharshi Karve starts SNDT University in Pune with five students in 1916.

First Woman to hold a Union Cabinet post - Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

First Woman governor of Independent India - Sarojini Naidu, in charge of United Provinces

First Woman president of UN General Assembly - Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit (1953)

First Woman Prime Minister of India - Indira Gandhi (1966)

First Woman IPS Officer of India - Kiran Bedi (1972)

First Woman to win Nobel Peace Prize - Mother Teresa (1979)

First Indian Woman to climb Mount Everest - Bachendri Pal (1984)

First Indian Woman to win Booker Prize - Arundhati Roy (1997)

First Woman President - Pratibha Patil (2007)

First Woman Speaker of Lok Sabha - Meira Kumar (2009)

First Indian Woman to become "Miss World" - Rita Faria

First Woman judge in Supreme Court - Mrs. Meera Sahib Fatima Bibi

First Woman Ambassador - Miss C.B. Muthamma

First Woman to climb Mount Everest twice - Santosh Yadav

First Woman President of the Indian National Congress - Mrs. Annie Besant

First Woman Chief Minister of an Indian State - Mrs. Sucheta Kripalani

First Woman chairman of Union Public Service Commission - Roze Millian Bethew

First Woman Director General of Police (DGP) - Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya

First Woman Lieutenant General - Puneeta Arora

First Woman Air Vice Marshal - P. Bandopadhyaya

First Woman chairperson of Indian Airlines - Sushama Chawala

First &Last Muslim Woman ruler of Delhi - Razia Sultana

First Woman to receive Ashoka Chakra - Niraja Bhanot

First Woman to cross English Channel - Arati Saha

First Woman to receive Bharat Ratna - Indira Gandhi

First Woman to receive Gyanpith Award - Ashapurna Devi

First Woman Headmistress in school - Savitribai Phule

First Indian woman who reached Antarctica - Mahel Musa

First Indian woman who become an individual member of International Olympic Committee - Nita Ambani (2016)

First Indian woman mountaineer to scale the seven continental peaks - Premlata Agrawal

First woman amputee to scale Everest - Arunima Sinha

First twins ever to conquer Mount Everest - Tashi and Nancy Malik

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