India’s top woman biker, Veenu Paliwal, died in a road accident in Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh on Monday evening. The 44-year-old Jaipur resident was on a nationwide tour on her Harley Davidson motorcycle along with fellow biker Dipesh Tanwar, who was on another vehicle.
Paliwal died after her bike skid off a road near Gyaraspur, 100 km from state capital Bhopal. She was rushed to a primary health centre and then to the Vidisha district hospital, where doctors declared her brought dead.
Paliwal was also planning to make a documentary on her motorbike journey across the country.
Tributes are pouring in on Twitter:
— Digital Pollution (@pankaj_thuain) April 12, 2016
— Debdutto Banerjee (@sadhchyme) April 12, 2016
— D Prasanth Nair (@DPrasanthNair) April 12, 2016
— WheelStreet (@WheelStreet) April 11, 2016
India’s top women biker veenu paliwal dies.😢
— Sharath Sasidharan (@SharathSdhrn) April 12, 2016