Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy:-
Google the most searching engine in the world made its doodle and dedicated to Indian Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy on Tuesday on her anniversary. Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy is a first successful surgeon doctor in the early 20th century of the country. She is also an educationist, legislator, surgeon, and social reformer of India.
On July 30th July 2019, on the special occasion of the birth anniversary of Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy Google made this decision on his 133rd birth anniversary and made the doodle on her Name.
Contributions of Muthulakshmi Reddy Which no one forgets:-
She was born in 1886 in Tamil Nadu. At the time when the British government was ruled by India, Doctor Reddy became the first woman to work as a surgeon in a government hospital. Along with this, she became the first female legislator.
At that time the child marriage was very common during the period in which Muthulakshmi Reddy was growing up as a kid. But Muthulakshmi opposed it and persuaded her parents to educate her.
when was Muthulakshmi studied at the Maharajah College of Tamil Nadu mostly the college was for boys only. After this, she became the first female student to enter the Madras Medical College.
she was the first lady that graduate from the Medical College and also the first lady surgeon doctor.
Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy sought to increase the age fixed for marriage while working in the Madras Legislative Assembly, along with that he also raised voice against the persecution of the girl child.
It is said that Dr. Reddy‘s sister had died due to cancer, after which she started a cancer institute in Chennai in 1954.
In today’s world, it is one of the largest cancer hospitals in the world, where thousands of cancer patients are treated every year.
In 1956, Dr. Reddy was awarded Padmabhushan by the Government of India for his service and work. Dr. Reddy died in 1968 at the age of 81.
On her anniversary the Tamil Nadu government also take initiated and declared July 30 as ‘Hospital Day’ to honor Reddi’s contribution to his society and medicine.
For her valuable contribution towards his country that no one will forget and also google respect her contribution and made a doodle for Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy on her anniversary.