Chetna Sinha Biography
Sinha grew up in Mumbai in the 1970s and 1980s in the heyday of political activism. While in college—she did her BCom and has a master’s in economics from Mumbai University—she was drawn to Jayaprakash Narayan’s brand of socialist politics.
Chetna Sinha is a famous Activist, who was born on March 21, 1959 in India.
According to Astrologers, Chetna Sinha zodiac sign is Aries
Born in Mumbai, she earned her master’s degree in Commerce and Economics at Mumbai University in 1982.
Chetna Sinha Net Worth
Chetna Sinha is one of the richest Activist. Chetna Sinha is also listed on the elit list of Richest Activist born on March 21 . According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Chetna Sinha net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
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Jankidevi Bajaj Puraskar Award for Rural Entrepreneurship 2005.
Shri Nanaji Deshamukh and the Rajiv Sheth Sabale Foundation Award 1999 presented by for work completed with drought-affected women. Governor of Maharashtra Shri P. C. Alexander Award 1994 for work in development.
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She suffered her first setback when the Reserve Bank of India rejected her application, in 1996, on the grounds that some of the promoting members were non-literate. Sinha came back to the village dejected, but the other villagers pushed her to organise literacy classes. In five months, Sinha went back to the bank with a fresh application and the women from the village.
Forbes India Leadership Award 2017: Entrepreneur With Social Impact
She was a speaker at TEDxGateway in 2013. She also spoke at Ted2018 in Vancouver.
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Ranked on the list of most popular Activist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in India.
She is the founder and chairperson of the Mann Deshi Mahila Sahkari Bank, a microfinance bank which lends to women in rural areas. She is also the founder and president of the Mann Deshi Foundation. Mann Deshi Mahila Sahkari Bank was the first bank in the country for and by rural women to get a cooperative license from Reserve Bank of India. In the two decades since the bank was set up (in 1997) with a working capital of ₹7,08,000 raised from among its 1,335 members, it has reached over 3,10,000 women (84,000 among them borrowers), providing them with the financial backing and emotional impetus to become successful entrepreneurs.
Chetna Sinha received “Rani Laxmiibai Puraskar” on 7 March 2009 from Cyclo Transmissions Ltd., Satara. This award is given to the women who have done outstanding work in various fields.
Chetna Sinha received the first Godfrey Phillips Bravery Amodini Award on 11 September 2009 by Godfrey Phillips.