Kiran Bedi joined BJP on 15th January 2015 and her projection as the BJP’s CM candidate was announced on 19th Jan. Here are some achievements of Kiran Bedi

All You Wanted to Know about BJP’s Chief Ministerial Candidate, DelhiKiran Bedi BJP CM Candidate ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDI

  1. After some days of speculation, Kiran Bedi has been put forth by the BJP as their Prime Ministerial candidate for the upcoming Delhi assembly elections. While there may be murmurs of dissent within the party ranks at the hurried induction of Ms Bedi into the party and what people are calling the Parachute CM, the achievements of Kiran Bedi and her long and illustrious career mean that there the BJP candidate is a formidable one.
  2. kiran bedi tennis ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDIHer Facebook post this morning read “On my way to file my Nomination in Krishna Nagar Constituency. To Serve the City which stole my heart as a 14 yrs old junior tennis player!” Kiran Bedi was a tennis player before she became the first ever woman IPS officer of India in 1972. She joined the police service because of her “urge to be outstanding
  3. kiran bedi indira gandhi ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDIShe first came into the limelight as the tough cop who dared to tow away the then Prime Minister’s car for a parking violation. She became known as Crane Bedi because she had PM Indira Gandhi’s car towed away.
  4. Delhi citizens also remember her for the “Cover half the headlight campaign” which required car owners to paint the upper half of their car headlights black to reduce glare and decrease chances of accidents in the dark.
  5. Kiran Bedi’s achievements include introducing prison reform such as detox programs, meditation and yoga initiatives as well as literacy programs during her tenure at the infamous Tihar Jail.
  6. kiran bedi achievements ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDIShe was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award and the Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowship in 1994 for her efforts. In 2005, she was awarded a Doctor of Law degree for her “humanitarian approach to prison reforms and policing
  7. AIC Kiran Bedi ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDIIn 2007 she took voluntary retirement from her eventful police career and began a new one in public life. She was one of the key members of the India Against Corruption movement when it started in August 2011 but she left in November 2012.
  8. In August 2013, AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal asked her to join his party and become the Chief Ministerial candidate for the party in Delhi. She did not join the AAP and also refused to be the CM candidate for the party. She declared support for Narendra Modi as the prime ministerial candidate, before last year’s general election.
  9. In May last year, Kiran Bedi expressed her willingness to serve the nation under the BJP and indicated that she would be happy to be the party’s chief ministerial candidate. “I will consider myself to be ready for it if such an offer is made,” she had said. (Source).
  10. kiran bedi amit shah narendra modi ACHIEVEMENTS OF KIRAN BEDIShe joined the BJP on 15th January 2015 and her projection as the BJP’s CM candidate was announced on 19th Jan. one hopes that it will be a case of “अच्छे दिन” (good days) now for Delhi as well.

Images – Kiran Bedi Facebook Page and Kiranbedi.com

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