After prodigal disrepute, fighter ‘Beti’ makes Bihar proud

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New Delhi, June 18: Haunted by media from across the globe over topper scam, Bihar can now cheer on the achievement of its fighter 'Beti' Bhawana Kanth.

Bhawana along with Mohana Singh and Avani Chaturvedi formally commissioned by the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in the fighter stream of the flying branch after each cleared the first stage of training and has about 150 hours of flying. The glorious event took place at the Air Force Academy in Dundigal near Hyderabad on Saturday.

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This historic day has come as a proud moment for Bihar as Bhawana Kanth is a native of Baur village in Darbhanga.

The 24-year-old Kanth has made Bihar proud by becoming one of three first women fighter in India's history. This success of a 'beti' of Bihar has added a feather in its cap at a time when video of Ruby Rai, a student of Bishun Rai College in Hajipur, went viral on social media as she, pronounced political science as 'prodigal science' and described it as a subject on cookery.

Rai scored 444/500 marks to top the IA exams. Her fake success in Class 12 exam (Arts stream) brought bad name to the state. It's not only Ruby, science topper Saurav Shrestha also failed to answer rudimentary questions related to the subjects during a media interaction soon after results were announced related to the subject.

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Bhawana who did her schooling from BR DAV in Bihar's Begusarai has brought immense pride for parents and women folk of India. Following her schooling she went to Kota in Rajasthan to pursue her intermediate and started preparing for engineering entrance exam. She pursued her engineering in Medical Electronics stream from BMS College of Engineering in Bengaluru.

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