Sarojini Naidu:
1. was first woman to become President of Indian National Congress
2. was first woman to become the governor of an Indian state
3. was awarded by British “Kaiser-i-Hind medal” for her contribution towards welfare of World War -I victims
Which among the above is / are correct?

Answer: [B] Only 2

Sarojini Naidu was first Indian woman to become President of INC; first woman was Annie Besant. Thus, first statement is incorrect. Second is correct. Third is incorrect because she was awarded by British “Kaiser-i-Hind medal” for her work during the plague epidemic in India.

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