Major Mitali, first woman officer to get gallantry award
PUBLISHED ON: August 15, 2011 | Duration: 4 min, 43 sec
She is India's first woman officer to receive the Sena medal for gallantry. NDTV spoke to Mitali Madhumita who was honoured on the occasion of the country's 65th Independence Day for her valiant role in the attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul last year. We come from the land of Kalinga…we are brave people", said the proud officer.