4 Indians among 100 most powerful women in the world by Forbes

India’s first female finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, has been named to Forbes' list of the world's 100 most powerful women for the third time in a row.

4 Indians among 100 most powerful women in the world by Forbes

Every year, the American business magazine Forbes publishes a list of the world's 100 most powerful women. The magazine's 18th annual list of power women included 4 Indian names, including recurring public figure Nirmala Sitharaman among others.

India’s first female finance minister  Nirmala Sitharaman, has been named to Forbes' list of the world's 100 most powerful women for the third time in a row. She is ranked 37th this year, up from 41st the previous year. She's also two places ahead of Janet Yellen, her American counterpart. In 2020, Sitharaman was ranked 41st, while in 2019, she was ranked 34th.