Jul 18, 2021, 08:34AM ISTSource: TOI.in
Google doodle honoured Kadambini Ganguly, India’s first female doctor on her 160th birth anniversary today. Doctor Kadambini Ganguly was born on July 18 in 1861 in Bhagalpur British India. She was the first woman to be trained as a physician in India. Ganguly was a vocal activist for women’s emancipation, a doctor, and a freedom fighter. The doodle is illustrated by Bengaluru, India-based guest artist Oddrija. Ganguly sought to uplift other women in India through both medical service and activism in India’s women’s rights movement.