Sirisha makes history by becoming first linewoman in Telangana
A young woman Sirisha from Ganeshpally village of Markook Mandal in Siddipet district has proved that women can also do male-dominated jobs. She has become the first lineswoman by clearing the Junior Lineman recruitment examination conducted by the TSSPDCL (Telangana Southern Power Distribution Corporation Limited). Sirisha, who completed ITI in Electrician trade and others, approached the High Court to get permission to write the examination for the posts of linesman as it is meant for men only. However, the High Court gave permission. Sirisha and another girl Bharati, cleared the written examination.
Sirisha, in an interview, said she has been waiting for the final appointment order. Sirisha has shared how she was motivated and how she is going to take up the job.