Smt.Parvathi S Indusekhar, an advocate by profession is presently the Mayor of Bellary City Corporation, born on 12th Feb. 1962 to Dr.S.R.Nesvi & Smt.Neelamma at Hubli, was inspired by her late father, who was a freedom fighter, an active participant of Quit India Movement and worked for the upliftment of farmers at Hamsabhavi.
Having studied upto 4th standard in her native place at Hansabhavi, she studied at Kittur Rani Chennamma Residential School for girls at Kittur till II PUC.
The environment of her home and school helped her imbibe in her the spirit of patriotism and nationality. Having good academic record. Her active participation in debates, sports & NCC helped in all-round development of her personality. Being the captain of the school, she laid the foundation stone for the second stage of the academic block in the presence of the then PWD Minister Late.S.Bangarappa and thus her name is ever remembered in the history of the school.
Though she had a brilliant academic performance, her flair for teaching made her pursue degree in arts. She secured 10th Rank to the Karnataka University, Dharwad in 1st year degree and completed her studies being a topper to the college.
She came out with flying colors being the topper in M.A. Economics from Karnataka University, Dharwad. Her dream came true while she worked as a Lecturer at Panditharadya College, Harihar for three months.
After her marriage to Sri.Indusekhar S, a leading advocate and ex-president of Veerasaiva Vidyavardhaka Sangha, Bellary, she completed her degree in Law and joined the chambers of her father-in-law, late.Sanganakal Sanna Saranappa, an advocate and philonthrophist.
Her activities diversified with the support and encouragement of her husband, Sri.Indusekhar.S, who has strong bent of mind to serve the society with good & strong education. She served as a jury to the 48th National Film Festival at New Delhi in 2001. Her orientation towards literature is witnessed through her writings of short poems and the autobiography of her father named “Kranthiveera Shivanna”, narrating the incidents of his struggle during the freedom movement. She contested in the by-elections of Bellary City Corporation in 2010 and elected as the Mayor in March 2011. Her dedication to work, inspire and dynamism have held her in good stead.