Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar was selected as Barbie role model & was presented with a one-of-a-kind doll by Barbie as the company celebrates its 60th anniversary. She was part of the ‘Shero’ program launched in 2015 by the company.
Source- The Hindu
Static/Current Takeaways Important For LIC AAO Mains Exam:
- Dipa Karmakar was the 1st Indian female gymnast in the Olympics.