Aug 28, 2017

Indian lady-crew to sail around the world (Video)

An all-women team from the Indian navy are about to embark on a historic mission to sail around the world.

Aishwarya Bodapatti, Pratibha Jamwal, Vartika Joshi, Vijaya Devi, Payal Gupta and Patarapalli Swathi are to be a part of this historic journey.

Their voyage will be the first Indian circumnavigation of the globe by a female crew, and the team want to inspire other women.

The crew will look to complete the whole trip with four stops in between at Fremantle (Australia), Lyttleton (New Zealand), Port Stanley. Falklands (Argentina) and Cape Town (South Africa).

(BBC News)