Hyderabad, December 10th, 2023 – Rumana Sinha Sehgal, a dynamic entrepreneur and esteemed Mentor at T-Hub, has been awarded the prestigious awarded the Karmaveer Chakra GOLD medal instituted by UN & iCongo at the Rex ConcLive 2023-24. This remarkable achievement marks a historic moment for Telangana, as she becomes the first woman entrepreneur from the state to be honored with the gold medallion this year.
The presentation ceremony took place on Constitution Day, November 26, 2023, at Rex ConcLive in Faridabad. Rumana’s commitment to fostering innovation, relentless contributions & service to humanity and creating a lasting social impact were key factors in securing this accolade. Earlier in 2019 she was conferred with the Karmaveer Chakra Silver Medal.
Rumana Sinha Sehgal has been a guiding force at T-Hub, contributing significantly to the growth and success of startups in the region. As a mentor, she has played a pivotal role in shaping the entrepreneurial landscape of the state, inspiring and guiding the next generation of innovators. Beyond the accolades, Rumana Sinha Sehgal also stands as a beacon of Social Entrepreneurship, championing advocacies on gender equality, healthcare encompassing cancer awareness and menstrual hygiene, and the imperative to halt violence against women and children.
Rumana Sinha Sehgal, Founder, Serendipity and Mentor, T-Hub, said, “I am truly grateful for the honor of receiving the Karmaveer Chakra GOLD medal and Rex Karmaveer Global Fellowship 2023-24 from the United Nations & iCongo. This recognition is a shared victory, made possible by the support of an incredible community. I am thankful for the opportunity to contribute to positive change and look forward to continuing this impactful journey together”
“We are immensely proud of Rumana Sinha Sehgal’s accomplishments. As a T-Hub Mentor, her dedication to fostering innovation and creating a positive impact has not only transformed the lives of countless entrepreneurs but has also brought global recognition to Telangana. This award is a testament to her unwavering commitment to excellence and her role as a pioneer in our state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem,” said Mahankali Srinivas Rao, CEO, T-Hub.
The Karmaveer Chakra and Global Fellowship Awards, instituted by the United Nations and iCongo, recognize individuals who champion change and inspire others through their innovative ideas and actions.