Khushbu Sundar: Her bio reads 'actor, producer, politician, a proud DMKian..live n let live'. Anyone who has interacted with her knows that she is a feminist and a liberal. She always stands up for women's rights, sometimes even at the cost of her personal safety. Her handle is @khushsundar.
Kiran Manral: Her bio reads 'Author of The Reluctant Detective. The Brat's Mom. The Queen of Undomestic in Suburbia.' Kiran is witty and unrestrained in her effort to raise awareness about the rights of women. Her tweets about her young son have a popular following. She's generous in her responses to those who reach out to her on Twitter. But trolls, beware, her words can sting! Her handle is @kiranmanral.
Mandira Bedi: Her bio reads 'shanti, ashanti, actor, anchor..!' A fitness enthusiast and sports fan, she encourages women to conquer fields previously unaccessible to them. Her handle is @mandybedi.
Nirupama Rao: A 1973 batch IFS officer, Nirupama Menon Rao holds Indian government's one of the most strategically important offices. She writes poem whenever she gets time from her busy schedule as India's ambassador to the USA. Rao has a strong presence on Twitter. Her handle is @NMenonRao.
On the occasion of Mother's Day, we have come up with a list of ten strong mothers who are very vocal about their opinions. Twitter gives a path to their ideas.
Namita Bhandare: She calls herself 'Mother, wife, journalist, friend' on Twitter. She is knowledgeable on a wide variety of subjects and is vocal on violence against women. Her handle is @namitabhandare.
Padma Lakshmi: Padma Parvati Lakshmi is an author, chef, actress, model and television host. Her bio reads 'Ramblin' like a gypsy, savoring all the juice I can squeeze out of life...'. She's thrown her weight and celebrity status behind the ailment that plagues women the most the world over - Endometriosis - and has spoken about the disease at prominent forums to raise awareness. Her handle is @PadmaLakshmi.
Sushmita Sen: She created history by winning the Miss Universe Pageant on May 20, 1994. A philanthropist and entrepreneur, Sushmita received permission from the court to raise her adopted daughter Renee. Later, she adopted another girl Alisah. She communicates through her Twitter handle @thesushmitasen.
Mary Kom: Five time world boxing champion and an Olympic medalist, MC Mary Kom was born in Churachanpur district of Manipur. She is married to K Onler Kom and is the doting mother of twin sons, Rechungvar and Khupneivar. @iamMaryKom is her Twitter address.
Madhuri Banerjee: Apart from scripting some films, she has authored bestsellers like 'Losing My Virginity And Other Dumb Ideas' and 'Mistakes Like Love And Sex'. Her Twitter handle is @Madhuribanerjee.
Madhuri Dixit: A mother of two, Madhuri Dixit recently shifted base back to India and has become quite active on Twitter and loves the Twitter universe. Her handle is @MadhuriDixit1.