Srinagar: In recognition of her achievements, J&K’s first female Formula car racer received two awards on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
Humaira Mushtaq was awarded the Mission Shakti excellence award by the J&K administration during a function. She also received the FICCO FLO TRAILBLAZER ACHIEVERS awards.
Hailing from Jammu, Humaira secured three podium finishes in MRF Indian National Racing Championship in Chennai earlier this year.
A doctor by profession, the 25-year-old has had a passion for cars since her childhood. “It is a proud moment for me that my contribution to formula car racing has been recognized at local, national and international levels. I will make J&K proud by participating in prestigious races and trying to achieve more success. Such awards inspire me to work harder,” she said.