|Place of birth
||Amritsar – 1949
||Dad : Prakash
Mom : Prem Peshawaria
Sisters : Shashi(settled in
Canada), Reeta (Tennis player,writer),Anu(Tennis player)
Husband : Shri Brij Bedi, a Textile Engineer in Amritsar.
Daughter : Saina Bedi
- Joined Indian Police Service in 1972 (the
first woman in India to do so).
- as Deputy Inspector General (Range)
- Inspector General of Prisons, of Tihar
- Special Secretary to the Lt. Governor of
- Joint Commissioner with Delhi Police.
- Inspector General of Police, Chandigarh.
- Joint Commissioner of Police (Training),
|Been a National
Junior and Senior Tennis Champion and Asian Tennis
VISION FOUNDATION Regd. (1994)
|Books about her
- "What Went
Wrong?".collection of The fortnightly column written by
- The Motivating Bedi by Kiran Bedi
Always Possible-by Kiran
biography of kiran Bedi by Parmesh Dangwal
Kiran Bedi — The Kindly Baton,
by Dr Meenakshi Saksena,
Always Possible-By Kiran Bedi
by Sandeep Srivastava and Parminder Jeet Singh
Gallantry Award, 1979
- Woman of the Year Award 1980
- Ramon Magsaysay Award, 1994
- Lion of the Year, 1995
- Pride of India, 1999
- Bharat Gaurav Award, 1999
- And a lot more......
To address International
Police Chiefs Conference (1992), USA.
To attend National Prayer
Breakfast with the President of USA in 1995.
To attend “United Nations
Women” Conference at BEIJING (1995)
Invited to address Prison
Governors Association, Annual Conference at Buxton, U.K.
And a lot more.....