‘You’re Awesome’: Readers Are Proud of ‘Dangal Queen’ Divya Kakran
Asian Bronze Medallist wrestler Divya Kakran is undaunted and feisty. The 21-year-old girl speaks her mind, does what she believes in and doesn’t hesitate to stand up to even Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, whom she took on during a felicitation ceremony in New Delhi in September 2018 for not providing her with the support she had requested. Encouraged by her father, who wanted one of his children to become a famous wrestler, it is this fearlessness that pushed her to fight boys in dangals from the age of 10. And so the ‘Dangal Queen’ was born.
To know about Divya’s struggles, her difficulties and her achievements, watch the full story here.