The Bullet Lady from Kadavanthara
From the Royal Enfield Bullet to a container trailer, Sonia Gracious can do it all.
Meet Sonia Gracious. Mother of two, avid biker and a wiz behind the wheels; wheel of any kind.
Sonia Gracious, 35, from Kadavanthara, Ernakulam, was riding a scooter by the age of 10. Bike at the age of 14. All with the support of ather. A two-wheeler licence? Check. Car? Of course. Plus a light and heavy vehicle licence for goods and public carriers; container trailer, excavator, crane and forklift...
Sonia also loves to teach. The goal is to inspire women who want to drive. Sonia, who studied M.Com, worked at HDFC Bank for some time before quitting. In addition to training women in driving, she also focuses on business and insurance.
Thirty-five-year-old Sonia is the mother of two girls. She has the support of her husband, a Merchant Navy officer.
Sonia started a 'bike and bullet lady riders' Facebook group that includes women interested in riding. The group, which has about 50 members, travels all over Kerala for short trips. The group wants to conquer the Himalayas soon.
[Autotranslated from Malayalam]