Bedi was born on 9 June in Amritsar, in a well-to-do Punjabi business family. She is the second child of Prakash Lal Peshawaria and. Illustrated story Book KIRAN BEDI: 'MAKING OF A TOP COP' for youth age group. Books in English: click at this page · source. Biography of Kiran Bedi: The first women police officer, Kiran Bedi, About Kiran bedi, Who is Kiran Bedi. Category: Women's Role in History. posted Date.
|Language:||English, Spanish, German|
|Genre:||Fiction & Literature|
|ePub File Size:||29.50 MB|
|PDF File Size:||12.16 MB|
|Distribution:||Free* [*Sign up for free]|
Kiran Bedi, Ph.D, is India's first and highest ranking (retired in ) woman officer who joined the. Indian Police Service in Her experience and expertise. Kiran Bedi (born 9 June ) is a retired Indian Police Service officer, social activist, former of (Supreme Court of India)" (PDF). Lawyers Collective. Retrieved 29 January ^ Jump up to: M Rahman (31 May ). "Wages of success". Who is Kiran Bedi - profile and brief Biography with factsheet. Also get to know educational qualification, family background, age, marital status.
Meet extraordinary women who dared to bring gender equality and other issues to the forefront. From overcoming oppression, to breaking rules, to reimagining the world or waging a rebellion, these women of history have a story to tell. Bedi was the second of four daughters. She joined the IPS in and went on to serve a variety of roles, including narcotics officer, antiterrorist specialist, and administrator. Bedi earned recognition for the work she did as inspector general of prisons, beginning in In that capacity she reshaped one of the largest prisons in the world—the Tihar prison complex, in Delhi—by addressing the corruption and human rights abuses she found there. She targeted sanitation and nutrition problems at Tihar and also implemented new literacy and drug treatment programs there.
All the four sisters excelled in their chosen vocations and have contributed to their respective fields. Kiran is married to Brij Bedi, a university tennis player, textile engineer by profession and a renowned social activist.
They have a daughter, Saina, who is married to Ruzbeh N. Bharucha, a journalist by profession. Excellence in Tennis She has been an Asian tennis champion. Her father was an excellent tennis player and has trained all his daughters in the same sport. Here are a few of her achievements in the field of tennis: She along with her sister Reeta, won the All-India intervarsity tennis title consecutively for three years.
The Indian Express. Retrieved 29 May The New Indian Express. Asia Times. Bangkok Post. In Geeta Menon. Our Leaders. Children's Book Trust. Kiran Bedi, CV Raman". Indian Express. A century of Indian tennis. Inner Journey. Dorrance Publishing. The Hindu. Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation. Retrieved 19 January The Times of India. She dared to care". Sunday Observer. June India Today.
When Kiran Bedi booked the PM's car". ABP News. The New York Times. Kiran Bedi is transferred but nobody is happy".
Retrieved 18 January Lawyers Collective. Retrieved 29 January The Independent. The Sydney Morning Herald. The Telegraph. Retrieved 9 September Hindustan Times. BBC News. Retrieved 10 September Remote Control: Indian Television in the New Millennium. Penguin Books Limited. Retrieved 14 April The game changer". Retrieved 24 August Retrieved 29 August India Summary. Archived from the original on 15 October Times of India.
Mumbai, India. Retrieved 27 October Kiran Bedi". Outlook India. Archived from the original on 21 October Indian Express 27 November Retrieved on 13 March The Times Of India. Retrieved 16 February Archived from the original on 8 October Retrieved 14 December Expressed support for Narendra Modi as an 'independent citizen ' ". Financial Express. Amit Shah". Retrieved 22 May Punjab Monitor. I was once a Kejriwal supporter, says Kiran Bedi's husband".
Opportunities Today. RBCS Group. Greatness of spirit. The Tribune. One India. Economic Times. Zee News.
United Nations. Norwegian Film Database. Norwegian Film Institute.
Archived from the original on 3 March Retrieved 22 January Megan Doneman--'Yes Madam, Sir'". Documentary Magazine.
Retrieved 5 February Iyer, Siddharth Kiran Bedi: The Woman of Substance. Saxena, Meenakshi Kiran Bedi, the Kindly Baton. Books India International. Ramon Magsaysay Award winners of India. Verghese Chandi Prasad Bhatt C. Subbulakshmi M. Krishna T. Seshan Tribhuvandas Kishibhai Patel V. Shanta Verghese Kurien Vinoba Bhave.
List of Ramon Magsaysay Award winners.
Lists of governors, lieutenant governors and administrators of Indian states and union territories and current incumbents. Devendra Kumar Joshi. Jagdish Mukhi.
Singh Badnore. Anandiben Patel additional charge. Praful Khoda Patel. Mridula Sinha. Om Prakash Kohli. Satyadev Narayan Arya. Acharya Dev Vrat. Satya Pal Malik. Draupadi Murmu. Vajubhai Vala. Anandiben Patel. Vidyasagar Rao. Najma Heptulla. Tathagata Roy. Jagdish Mukhi additional charge. Padmanabha Acharya. Banwarilal Purohit. Narasimhan additional charge. Kaptan Singh Solanki. Baby Rani Maurya.
Kiran Bedi in Assumed office 29 May . In office — Bharatiya Janata Party. Brij Bedi —; his death . A Hons English , M.
A Political Science , LL. With her younger sister Reeta. With her sister Anu . National Cadet Corps. President's Police Medal for Gallantry. International Organization of Good Templars , Norway. Fr Maschio Humanitarian Award. She was honoured with the United Nations Medal for her work. Kiran Bedi introduced a number of reforms in the management of Tihar Jail, Delhi when she was the Inspector General of Prisons during the years The various programmes introduced by her under this mission witnessed positive changes in the lives of prisoners.
This short stint of her is remembered as a golden period in the history of the prison and won her the Ramon Magsaysay Award for and the Jawahar Lal Nehru Fellowship. Two years later, Kiran Bedi decided to voluntarily retire from the police services and the Government of India granted her permission to do so. On December 25, , she retired to dedicate herself to social issues.
This NGO aims at de-addiction and rehabilitation of the drug addicts and has expanded to other social issue like illiteracy and women empowerment. She also started India Vision Foundation in that has been working for police reforms, prison reforms, women empowerment and rural and community development. She was also the host of TV programme 'Aap Ki Kachehri' that aimed to resolve the family disputes of citizens.