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NLCIL celebrates International Women’s Day

Kanchan Kamra, president, Neyveli Ladies Club at the Women’s Day celebrations in Neyveli.

Kanchan Kamra, president, Neyveli Ladies Club at the Women’s Day celebrations in Neyveli.  

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Souvenir brought out at the event

International Women’s Day was celebrated by the Forum of Women in Public Sector (WIPS) at NLC India Ltd in Neyveli recently.

Uma Mohan, senior programme coordinator of All India Radio (AIR), in her keynote address, spoke about the sacrifices made by Savithri, the first woman teacher of India in bringing about social reforms in the country.

For empowerment

She said Women’s Day was not just a time for celebrations, but was also a day to take a pledge for promoting awareness among women regarding empowerment and equality.

Vijayalakshmi, president of WIPS and Kanchan Kamra, president, Neyveli Ladies Club spoke.

V. Thangapandian, director (power), N.N.M Rao, director (project and planning), Prabhakar Chowki, director (mines), Aruna Rao and Pushpalatha Prabhakar, patrons of the Neyveli Ladies Club participated.

A souvenir brought out in commemoration of the International Women’s Day by WIPS, Neyveli, was released on the occasion.

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Printable version | Jan 19, 2020 12:40:04 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/puducherry/nlcil-celebrates-international-womens-day/article26526188.ece

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