New Delhi, June 4: An 18-year old girl from Delhi-Priyanka- is being considered a hero in her neighborhood. On a visit to her grandmother in Pandav Nagar, Priyanka saw a thief escaping by looting a neighboring house. While his accomplices fled, Priyanka was able to get hold of him after 100-150 meter sprint.
A black belt holder in martial arts, Priyanka grabbed the thief's neck from behind and did not let him go even when he slashed her left arm with a blade. She then handed over the thief to the local residents who then handed him over to the police.Priyanka lives with her mother in Delhi's Bhajanpura area, while her father is an engineer in Guwahati.
As aspiring armed forces personnel, Priyanka also wishes to join th epolice for which she has been working hard since the 9th standard. She then joined the self-defence course taught by Delhi Police and after five years, she earned a black belt. She is now preparing for the entral Reserve Police Force entrance exams.