South Indian based singer, Vaikom Vijayalekshmi has set a world record by playing Gayathri Veena, , a single string musical instrument . She had created a world record on 5th March when she played 67 songs in Gayathri Veena, a single stringed instrument for a record time of over five hours. Her father, Muraleedharan helped her by modifying the Gayathri Veena.
She was born blind, but that hasn’t stopped her from becoming one of the most successful playback singers in Kerala. Her career and has shown a great example of dedication and independence to Kerala Women. Today this Women’s Day (March 8) we are saluting that young lady.