She was the first Indian woman longjumper to cross six meters. She represented India in longjump at 1983 World Championships in Athletics, but did not qualify for the final round. Her personal best in longjump is 6.29 m.
In the latter stage of her career she switched to sprint and started competing in 400 metres.
She competed in 400 metres at 1988 Seoul Olympics and managed to reach the second round.