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Gurmehar Kaur Named Next Generation leader by Time magazine

Time Magazine has named Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur in its list of Next Generation Leaders for 2017.


  • She is the only Indian in the list
  • Her father was an Indian Army captain who was martyred while fighting terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir.
  • In Feburary this year, she raised her voice to protest campus violence involving the right-wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP). 
  • She posted a photo of herself on social media holding a placard reading, "I am a student from Delhi university. I am not afraid of ABVP. I am not alone."
Gurmehar Kaur Named Next Generation leader by Time magazine Gurmehar Kaur Named Next Generation leader by Time magazine Reviewed by insiya yadav on October 17, 2017 Rating: 5

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