7 Famous Alumni Of Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun

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7 Famous Alumni Of Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun

Are you a parent looking for the best residential school in India which could help to bring out the best in your children? Do you want your child to be the best in whatever stream she chooses, and accordingly want to choose that institution which could shape her all-round abilities? If it’s a yes to any or all of the questions, then look no further than the famous Welham Girls’ School in Dehradun, which is also regarded as one of the top 5 residential schools in India. This list talks about all those alumni of the school who went on to sparkle brightly in their respective careers

7. Tavleen Singh

One of the most noted print journalists of India; Tavleen Singh completed her schooling from Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun before graduating from St. Bede’s College, Shimla. Later, she underwent training at the Westminster Press in England to become a journalist. She had been a part of numerous famous newspapers in India including The Telegraph, The Statesman, India Today and the likes. Her son is a famous contemporary writer, Aatish Taseer.


6. Radhika Roy

Sister of the famous politician Brinda Karat, Radhika Roy is an experienced print and television journalist who had been a student at the Welham Girls’ School in Dehradun. Along with her husband, Prannoy Roy (a noted journalist), she founded NDTV in 1988 of which she is also the co-chairperson. In 2003, Radhika Roy won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Information, Communication and Entertainment.


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