UP cadre IPS Aparna Kumar, is our person of the week. We choose her as she has become the country’s first civil servant to scale Mount Vinson Massif, the highest peak in the Antarctica. Aparna, a 2002 batch IPS, achieved the feat on January 17, 2016.
CM Akhilesh Yadav congratulated her yesterday, on her incredible feat. In March 2015, she was conferred the ‘Rani Lakshmi Bai Puraskar’ by Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav for her achievements and for being a role model to women.
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