Muthulakshmi Reddy, India’s First Woman Legislator, Was Denied an Education

Referring to Muthulakshi Reddy as just the first female legislator of the country would be an understatement.

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Referring to Muthulakshi Reddy as only the first female legislator of the country would be an understatement.

She was also a surgeon, and a Padma Bhushan awardee who fought for women's education and abolishing child marriage. But, did you know that she was denied education for being a woman? 

Tune into this episode of Siyasat to know all about this inspiring personality. 

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