List of First in India (Female)

The first to become Miss World Reita Faria (1966)
The first Ambassador Miss CB Muthamma
The first Governor of a State in free India Mrs Sarojini Naidu
The first Chief Minister of a state in free India Mrs Sucheta Kripalani
The first Speaker of a State Assembly Shanno Devi
The first Prime Minister Mrs Indira Gandhi
The first Minister in a Government Rajkumari Amrit Kaur (Health Minister)
The first to climb Mount Everest Bachendri Pal
The first to climb Mount Everest twice Santosh Yadav
The first Pilot in Indian Air Force Harita Kaur Dayal
The first Airline Pilot Durga Banerjee
The first Honours Graduate Kamini Roy
The first Olympic Medal Winner Karnam Malleswari (2000 Sydney Olympics)
The first Asian Games Gold Medal Winner Kamaljit Sandhu
The first Lawyer Cornelia Sorabjee
The first President of United Nations General Assembly Mrs Vijaya Laxmi Pandit
The first Chairman of Union Public Service Commission Roze Millian Bathwe (Kharbuli)
The first Director General of Police Kanchan C Bhattacharya
The first Chief Justice of High Court Mrs Leela Seth
The first Lieutenant General Puneeta Arora
The first AIR Vice Marshal P Bandopadhyaya
The first Chairperson of Indian Airlines Sushma Chawla
The first IPS officer Mrs Kiran Bedi
The first to receive Ashoka Chakra Nirja Bhanot
The first receive Janapith Award Ashapurna Devi (1976)
The first to cross English Channel Aarti Saha
The first receive Noble Prize Mother Teresa (1979)
The first Judge Anna Chandy (1937)
The first to receive Bharat Ratna Mrs Indira Gandhi (1971)

Also Check Out The List of First (MALE) in India

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