Show: Chai with Manjula

Episode: 0002 CWM Kiran Bedi.mpg

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Dr. Kiran Bedi is India's first and highest ranking (retired in 2007) woman officer who joined the Indian Police Service in 1972. Her experience and expertise include more than 35 years of tough, innovative and welfare policing, and prison reforms.

She has worked with United Nations as the Police Advisor to the Secretary General, in the department of Peace Keeping Operations. She has represented India at the United Nations, and in International forum on crime prevention, drug abuse, police and prison reforms and women's issues.

Recipient of the prestigious Ramon Megsaysay Award (also called the Asian Nobel Prize), and several other decorations, Dr. Bedi is an author of several books, anchors radio and television shows and is a columnist with leading newspapers and magazines.

In polls conducted by the "The Week" (2002) Kiran Bedi was voted as the most admired woman in the country, 5th most admired Indian and of the 15 Indian icons of 2006. A non fiction feature film on Dr. Kiran Bedi's life entitled "Yes, Madam Sir" has been produced by Australian film maker, Megan Doneman. This film is the recepient of several awards.

Dr. Kiran Bedi is in the core team of Anna Hazare, who is spearheading the anti-corruption movement in India and is known as the new Mahatama Gandhi of India.

In this episode, Manjula interviews Kiran Bedi (and her sister Anu Peshawaria) to find out about her non-profit projects and her candid views about the problems facing India related to poverty, education, corruption, and terrorism.

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Saturday, October 1, 2011 - 17:24

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