12 Toes, Bandaged Jaw, And Indomitable Spirit – Swapna Barman Scripts History

The Logical Indian

August 31st, 2018


On August 29, Swapna Barman became the first Indian woman to win gold in the heptathlon at Asian Games. A rickshaw puller and a tea-picker’s daughter, Swapna, was born with six toes on each feet. Yet, challenge after challenge could not stop her from making the nation proud at the global stage.

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