First female in India

Here is the list of first female in India. Name of the person and their achievement is listed here.

First female in India

Achievement Name of First Female in India
First Indian woman athlete to bag a medal at the Paralympics Deepa Malik
First Indian woman to visit Antarctica (in 1983) Aditi Pant
Indian First woman bouncer Amandeep Kaur
First female owner of a Harley Davidson Sheeja Mathews
First woman Union Minister Amrit Kuar
First woman to win Shahitya Academic Prize Amruta Preetam
First woman flying officer in the Indian Air Force Anjali Gupta
First woman judge in India of district court in the year 1937 and also

the First woman in India to become a high court judge in 1959

Anna Chandi
First woman chairman of State Bank of India Arundhati Bhattacharya
First Indian woman to win the Booker Prize Arundhati Roy
First woman to get Jnanpith Award Ashapoorna Devi
First Indian woman to climb the Mt. Everest Bachendri Pal
First Indian women chess player holding the title of

Woman International Master

Bhagyashree Thipsay
First female film director of Indian cinema Fatma Begum
First Indian female sumo wrestler Hetal Dave
First Female Photojournalist of India Homai Vyarawalla
First woman judge who was appointed to the Supreme Court of India M. Fathima Beevi
First female speaker of India’s parliament Meira Kumar
First Indian woman to participate in Olympic Games Mary Leela Rao
First Indian woman to become Miss World Reita Faria Powell
First woman Team Principal in Formula One Monisha Kaltenborn
First woman president of India Pratibha Devisingh Patil
First woman News reader on Door Darsan Pratima Puri
First Indian woman to join the Indian Army Priya Jhingan
First Indian woman to be appointed a judge in the New York City Raja Rajeswari
First woman ruler of Delhi in India Razia Sultan
First indian woman Advocate Cornelia Sorabji
First Indian woman to win WTA Title Sania Mirza
First Indian Woman to Climb the Mt. Everest twice Santosh Yadav
First woman jawan in Indian Army Sapper Shanti Tigga
First Indian woman to fly an aircraft Sarla Thakral
First female teacher in India Savitribai Phule
First woman Deputy Chairperson of legislative assembly Shanno Devi
First woman kabaddi coach to win Dronacharya Award Sunil Dabas
First Indian woman to become Miss Universe Sushmita Sen
First woman Secretary General of Rajya Sabha V. S. Ramadevi
India’s First Female Commando Trainer Dr. Seema Rao
First Female Captain on Indian Navy Radhika Menon
First female Governor of India Sarojini Naidu
first women chief minister of a state in India Sucheta Kriplani