District Superintendent of Police K. Sethuraman exhorted women to be aware of their rights and also their responsibility towards society. He also called upon men to help women bring about changes in society. He was inaugurating the International Women's Day celebrations organised by Jan Sikshan Sansthan (JSS) at the Keezhuparamba grama panchayat office on Thursday. Delivering the keynote address, P.V. Abdul Wahab, JSS patron and former MP, said that projects combining education and employment were needed to uplift women. Keezhuparamba grama panchayat president P.P. Ramla Begum presided.