Further Personal Information
||Husband BG Nagaraj, daughter Pavana
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She began taking part in different sports, including high jump, during her school days.
|Why this sport?
||She was encouraged to take up the sport by her school and her father taught her how to high jump.
|Most influential person in career
||Her mother Yashoda, her husband BG Nagaraj, and Purushotham Poojray, physical education director at Gokarnanatheshwara College. (archives.deccanchronicle.com, 01 Sep 2013; daijiworld.com, 27 Jun 2012)
|Awards and honours
||In 2017 she received the Rajyotsava Award in India for her services to sport. (timesofindia.indiatimes.com, 31 Oct 2017)
In 2013 she won the Ekalavya Award in India. (deccanchronicle.com, 01 Sep 2013)
||Her husband BG Nagaraj has competed in athletics at national level in India.(deccanchronicle.com, 01 Sep 2013)