Raising awareness among women is key to social development: Prof Ravi Kumar

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Gamharia, March 9: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, a ceremony in honor of women was organized by Kushwaha Sangh of Seraikela-Kharsawan at Shahnai Bhawan in Chhota Gamharia.

Prof. Ravi Shankar Kumar, the chief guest on the occasion, inaugurated the function by lighting the lamp. Professor Ravi Shankar emphasized the development of women. He said that the development of the society was only possible through the sensitization of women. “Women today are doing gloriously in all fields of endeavour, but ensuring greater participation of women in development activities by informing them of events, happenings and development programs would ensure higher development of society and the nation.”

Shivbalak Maurya, Kushwaha Sangh District Chairman, chaired the program.

Umesh Kumar Nirmal, a senior member of the organization anchored the events. The welcome speech was delivered by Bhupendra Singh while the vote of thanks was offered by Vinod Kumar. Women honored at the event for their meritorious social activities included Usha Kumari, Sheetal Chhaya Devi, Naina Devi, Sharmila Devi, Ramila Devi and others. The function has also been discussed by BK Singh, RN Mahato, VP Singh, Jagjivan Mahto and others.

Many dignitaries including Baidnath Singh, Virendra Prasad, Shashi Ranjan Kumar were present.

Joel C. Hicks