Mawya Sudan, a resident of Jammu and Kashmir, has turn out to be the primary girl fighter pilot within the Indian Air Force (IAF) from Rajouri district.
Hailing from the village of Lamberi, of Border Tehsil of Nowshera in Rajouri, she commissioned into the IAF as Flying Officer. Mawya has turn out to be the twelfth girl officer and first from Rajouri to be inducted as a fighter pilot within the IAF.
Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria reviewed the mixed commencement passing out parade, held on Saturday on the Air Force Academy, Dundigal, Hyderabad.
Maya’s father, Vinod Sudan, expressed his happiness over his daughter’s achievement. He stated, “I am feeling proud. Now she is not just our daughter but a daughter of this country. We have been receiving congratulatory messages since yesterday.”
The fighter pilot’s sister, Manyata Sudan, who’s a JE in Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, informed ANI that since her college days, Mawya was inclined in the direction of Air Force and at all times needed to turn out to be a fighter pilot.
“I am incredibly proud of my younger sister. This was her dream since childhood. I am sure she will add to her laurels soon. This is just the beginning. Everyone is treating her like her own daughter. People from all over the country are supporting and motivating her. It is an inspiring story for everyone,” she stated.
Sushma Sudan, the mom, stated, “I am happy that she has worked so hard and achieved her goal. She has made us feel proud.”
Everyone within the village is pleased over Mawya’s information, stated her grandmother Pushpa Devi.