Vidya Devi

Ms. Vidya Devi

  • 2000
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Development & Welfare of Women And Children
Joined the national movement at the age of 14; suffered imprisonment. Joined husband Shri Vrajanandan whom Gandhiji had picked up for the Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha, Madras. Worked in the villages of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu for making women conscious of their social and national responsibilities by persuading them to join the national movement through learning Hindi. Acclaimed as one of the best workers in the field of women's movement. Lived in Wardha for two years in 1 .... Read More