i, THe biker
No. of Years of riding motorcycles : 17,
Kilometers done (appox) : 10000
For you as a woman, what does it mean to be a motorcyclist?
IT MEANS TO BE JUST GREAT AND AS I LEARNED TO DRIVE AT 9 YEARS OF AGE & IT MAKES ME FEEL PROUD AND INDEPENDENT THUS ENHANCING MY OVERALL SELF-ESTEEM AND PERSONALITY.
How has motorcycling changed you and your life?
AT A TENDER AGE IT HAS EARNED ME CONFIDENCE, INDEPENDENCE, SAFETY AND WITH MY FREEDOM TO MOVE AROUND IT HAS TAKEN ME PLACES IN QUICK SPEED AND TIME. IT HAS BROUGHT FULL MEANING AND VALUE TO MY LIFE
How would you justify the inherent dangers and risk involved in motorcycling?
DANGERS ARE TO BE KEPT IN PLACE BY PREVENTIVE MEANS SUCH AS KEEPING SPEED LIMITS, WEARING OF HELMET, NO OVERTAKING AND IN GENERAL STRICT OBEDIENCE TO ROAD TRAFFIC RULES WHEN IN MOTION
Tell us briefly about your 2 most memorable incidents involving you as a motorcyclist?
THE FIRST WHEN I WAS DRIVING MY MOTHER TO WORK TO THE BHARAT PETROLEUM MUMBAI REFINERY WHEN A SPEEDING CAR SWEPT BY ME AND WE FELL OVER. IT WAS A LIFE SAVER
THE SECOND WAS WHEN I WAS DRIVING MY LITTLE BROTHER TO SCHOOL AND A DOG CAME IN MY PATH WHEN I HAD TO SWERVE THE HANDLE & BRAKE MAKING US BOTH LOSE OUR BALANCE AND FALL
As a motorcyclist, how have you contributed to the society/brotherhood and plan to do so in the years to come?
WELL SURE I HAVE CARRIED A WOUNDED PATIENT TO HOSPITAL IN THE NICK OF TIME & I SURE WILL USE MY DRIVING TALENT IN FURTHERING MY INSTINCT TOWARDS HELPING THE NEEDY
What are the best and the worst things about being a motorcyclist, especially a female motorcyclist, in India?
THE BEST WOULD BE THE FEELING OF EQUALITY OF THE SEXES, INDEPENDENCE AND FREEDOM AS A WOMAN AND THE WORST WOULD BE THE THOUGHT THAT SOME MALE ON THE ROAD WOULD TRY AND CAUSE ME TO GET INTO AN ACCIDENT BY RASH DRIVING
Golden Question : How do you feel when you ride?