Chhavi Rajawat

Former Sarpanch, Village Soda

Dr. Chhavi Rajawat is an Aspen fellow and a Young Global Leader with World Economic Forum. She co-chaired the World Economic Forum on India and was recently invited to be part of the first Obama Summit held in Chicago and Town hall in Delhi.

Rajawat received the First Ladies National award from the Hon’ble President Shri Ram Nath Kovind and Ministry of Women & Child Development at Rashtrapati Bhawan in January of 2018.  She was also awarded Reebok’s Fit To Fight award and has received many others including the Young Indian Leader award by CNN/IBN; she has been honored by Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu – Hon’ble Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation – with ASSOCHAM Ladies League’s Grassroots Women of the Decade Achievers award; Bharat Ratna Rajiv Gandhi Yuva Shakti National award; All India Woman Achiever’s award; India TV’s Yuva award and; honored on Technology Day by Former President Lt. Shri APJ Abdul Kalam.

She Chhavi, the elected head of the Village Council of Soda located in the District of Tonk, Rajasthan, is the only one to have been elected to this seat for two terms in a row. Focused on social development and working with the belief of making a difference in the lives of people, Chhavi speaks about empowering oneself, setting a goal and striving to achieve it. She also talks about the importance of giving back to the society.

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