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Girl Power: Doon’s Sheetal Bisht becomes scientist at ISRO, makes everybody proud

The success of Sheetal Bisht is being lauded by everybody as she brought laurels for Dehradun by becoming a scientist at ISRO. A resident of Clementown, Sheetal’s happiness knows no bounds as she will be working as a scientist for the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). Sheetal traces her roots to Pauri’s Baghwan Malla village of Gagwadasyu block. Her father Santosh Kumar Bisht is an ex-army man while her mother Anjana Bisht is a housewife.

Sheetal has done B.Tech in Computer Science from Graphic Era University and lives with her family in Clementown. During her course, she gave ICRB exam of ISRO and hit the jackpot with success in the first attempt. She joined ISRO recently and saw the historical launching of GSAT-9 from the control room. In an interview with a leading daily, Sheetal said that she never dreamt of working with ISRO and was in search for a good job. Before her, Shailendra and Pratibha Negi have become scientists at ISRO.

Src: Amar Ujala