First Female IPS from North East (Sikkim)
Aparajita Rai is the first woman IPS officer from Sikkim. She was a state topper and scored 95 percent in ISC exams. For her performance in board exams, she received the Best Girl All Rounder Shrimati Ratna Pradhan Memorial Trophy in Tashi Namgyal Academy. After completing her school education, she appeared for National Admission Test (NAT) and went on to complete BA LLB (Hons) degree in 2009 from West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata.