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Kamala Sohonie

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Day 11 of the Blogging from A to Z Challenge brings us to K and it is K for Kamala Sohonie, the first Indian woman to get a PhD in a scientific discipline. She was a biochemist. Kamala Sohonie’s life symbolized the struggle waged by the pioneering Indian women scientists. Kamala was born in 1912. Her father Narayanrao Bhagwat and his brother Madhavrao were distinguished chemists and were among the first to pass out from the Indian Institute of Science,…

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