Kiran Bedi is an Indian social activist and a retired Indian Police Service officer. Bedi joined the police service in 1972 and became the first woman officer in the IPS. Bedi held the post of Director General at the Bureau of Police Research and Development before she voluntarily retired from the IPS in December 2007. Bedi was the host and judge of the popular TV series "Aap Ki Kachehri" which is based on real-life disputes and provides a platform for settling disputes between consenting parties. She has also founded two NGOs in India: the Navjyoti Delhi Police Foundation for welfare and preventative policing in 1988 which was later renamed as the Navjyoti India Foundation in 2007, and the India Vision Foundation for prison reformation, drug abuse prevention and child welfare in 1994. Bedi was awarded Ramon Magsaysay award in 1994 for Government service.
In Chennai for Edupreneurs event founded by @timesofindia grp for awarding entrepreneurs in education in Tamil Nadu http://t.co/NF0SlynuIc
Posted 1:45 hr ago
( What is being educated?) An educated people can be easily governed. - Frederick the Great http://t.co/ztF5fEPFGf http://t.co/TwQsoE1OLl
Posted 9:20 hr ago
GOI and State Govts need to urgently work together for effective prevention of increasing railway line blockades,causing serious distress..
Posted 13:10 hr ago
Another initative by @NavjyotiIF Launches chess club for children of Bawana,resettlement colony on outskirt of Delhi http://t.co/x4cdATPVM3
Posted 1 day 3:50 hr ago
Who is the most influential political leader in India?