FAMILY AND EARLY LIFE
•Sudha Murty was born August 19, 1950.
•Sudha Murty has 2 children.
•Rohan Murty and Akshata Murty are her children.
•Her husband is N.R Narayana Murty.
•She took her education from B.V Bhoomaraddi College.
Although Sudha Murty received lots of awards, here are a few major awards.
• Sudha Murty was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India, for social work by the Government of India in 2006.
• 1995: Best Teacher Award in 1995 from the Rotary Club of KARNATAKA.
• Gold Medal from the Indian Institute of Engineers, India for having secured the 1st Rank in MTech of all the branches of Engineering.
• 2004 Raja-Lakshmi Award by Sri Raja-Lakshmi Foundation in Chennai.
• Gold Medal from the Indian Institute of Engineers, India for having secured the 1st Rank in MTech of all the branches of Engineering
She has founded several orphanages, participated in rural development efforts, supported the movement
to provide all Karnataka government schools with computer and library facilities, and established Murthy
Classical Library of India at Harvard University.
Murthy initiated a bold move to introduce computer and library facilities in all schools in Karnataka &
taught computer science.
Some of her books are
· The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk,
· House Of Cards,
· The Old Man And His God,
· The Bird With Golden Wings,
· Grandma’s Bag Of Stories,
· Three thousand stiches etc.
Article written by : Divyam Jain.
School: Delhi Public School, Chandigarh, India.
Age: 10 years.
Published on: 17th September 2021.[/responsivevoice]