Chandro Tomar (Shooter Dadi) Date of Birth, Age, Death Cause, Wiki, Biography, Boyfriend and More
Chandro Tomar was an Indian shooter. She participated in more than 30 National Championships. She was the oldest player to participate in these competitions. Chandro began competing in shooting at the age of 65. A film based on her life was also released in 2019, in which her role was played by Taapsee Pannu.
Chandro Tomar belonged to a poor Jat family. She was married at the age of 15 only. She never did her schooling. In 65 years of her life, she has never dreamed of making a career in shooting. Her life take turn when her granddaughter, Shefali, started taking part in shooting competitions. She used to shoot to give company to Shefali. During this time, a person named Farooq Pathan was observed the hidden ability in her and motivated her to take part in the state level competitions.
Within two weeks, one of her articles was published in the local media. After which she became famous as Shooter Dadi. Her sister-in-law Prakashi Tomar also joined shooting along with her, after which the pair of both became famous. Chandro made her professional debut in 1999 by participating in the National Championship and during this time she defeated an army officer and won a silver medal. Shefali also won a silver medal in another category of the same competition. In a 17-year-long career, Chandro participated in more than 30 events and made a name for himself. The last time she won the Bronze medal was in a competition held in Delhi.
|Real Name||Chandro Tomar|
|Nickname||Shooter Dadi, Revolver Dadi|
|Date of Birth||1 January 1932|
|Death||30 April 2021|
|Death Cause||Covid-19 infection|
|Birth Place||Shamli, Uttar Pradesh|
|Home Town||Johri Village, Baghpat district, Uttar Pradesh|
|Family||Mother : Not Available|
Father : Not Available
Sister : Not Available
Brother : Not Available
Husband : Not Available
Children : 6 (3 sons and 3 daughters)
HT Woman Award 2017
Sharam Shakti Award
and Many More
Physical Stats and More
|Height||5′ 3″ Feet|
Marital Status and More
|Marriage Date||Not Available|
|Salary (approx)||Not Available|
|Net Worth||Not Available|
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Some Facts About Chandro Tomar
- Chandro Tomar is famous all over the country by the name of Shooter Dadi and Revolver Dadi.
- A Hindi film Saand Ki Aankh, based on her life was made in 2019 which was directed by Tushar Hiranandani. Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar played the main characters in this film.
- Chandro has appeared in many famous television shows like Kapil Sharma Show, Satyamev Jayate, India’s Got Talent, OMG Yeh Mera India etc.
- Chandra’s granddaughter Shefali Tomar is a famous international shooter today.
- On 30 April 2021, Chandro breathed last at the age of 89. She was infected with Covid-19 and was hospitalized due to difficulty in breathing. Many celebrities including Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar, Randeep Hooda mourned at her death.
For the inspiration you will always be…— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) April 30, 2021
You will live on forever in all the girls you gave hope to live. My cutest rockstar May the
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