Sterlite Copper celebrated International Women's Day at Alagar Mahal here on Thursday.
A series of cultural events were organised as part of the programme and as many as 1,500 members of self help groups participated. P. Ramnath, Chief Executive Officer, the chief guest of the programme, presented awards to thirteen best women entrepreneurs.
Prizes were also distributed to the winners of various sports events organised by the company, recently.
Mr. Ramnath also listed out the various community welfare activities being carried out by the company for the benefit of women workers.
K. S. Gnanasekar, Deputy Commissioner, Central Excise, Tuticorin, Sridhar Narasimhan, Associate Vice President, Finance, Col. S. Krishnan, General Manager, Administration and Security, Sterlite Copper, Jeyakani, Director, Thayagam Social Welfare trust, Jesudasan, Director, Bell Education Society, Dhanalakshmi, Director, Thulasi Social Trust, and Dency, Director, Able Foundation participated in the event.