@ Vikas Sharma | Sr Journalist
New Delhi: In a spectacular Awards, Ceremony Payal Foundation along with India Afghan Foundation as co-sponsor organised a glorifying programme.The theme of the event was Women to empower women with special needs and legendary women from India and Afghanistan Empowering women and youth plays a crucial role in the development of society. A largely ignored yet hugely important section of this society. An empowered woman reduces the gender disparity and leads to equality of men and women in society.
The event was focussed on Empowering the Women and Youth with an objective of enhancing the gender equality, equity and prosperity of women. Empowering women and youth play a crucial role in the development of society. A largely ignored yet hugely important section of this society, BLUES intends to focus on how they can be empowered, so as to lead the lives of their choice. An empowered woman reduces the gender disparity and leads to equality of men and women in society.
Mohammad Khairullah Azad Charge d’Affaires , Ms.Ira Sehgal IAS, Ms.Ilma Afroz Indian Police Services (IPS)Shri Anand SahuMember Ministry of Finance Ministry of Labour andBJP Leader Dr.Blossom Kochhar Chairperson Blossom Kochhar Group of Companies, Dr.Sanjana Jon International Fashion Designer and Social Activist and Payal Swami graced the Event with their benign presence.
The Recognition started with presenting mementoes to dignitaries Mohammad Khairullah Azad Charge d’Affaires was presented for outstanding contribution in promoting culture and women empowerment, Ms.Ira Sehgal was presented for most inspirational women of the year Ms.Ilma Afroz Indian police services were presented award for excellence in serving nation, Dr. Blossom Kochhar was presented diva of aromatherapy 2019 Dr.Sanjana Jon for outstanding achievement in women upliftment and Ms.Payal Foundation for outstanding achievement in women upliftment. All awards were presented by Payal Foundation and India AfghanFoundation.
The ceremony had spectacular performances which started with National Anthem from India and Afghanistan. Afghan Refugees Society coordinate by Mohammad Dawood Sharifi.Te afghan students presented Mili Attan, Qarsak which is the local dance of Afghanistan which is called Classic Qarsak it is the local dance of one of the provinces of Afghanistan. From India the performances were by S,t Sangita Chatterjee academy Kalpataru Arts, Ms.Vani Madhav Disciples from Nritya Dhara Academy, Smt Sangeeta Majumder herself and disciples from Strings N Steps Academy. The Awards were presented to Special needs women from India Ms Krishna Chaudhary who uses mouth for making paintings, Ms.Vidushi Dhingra who is a slow learner from Afghanistan.
There were Awards given to Women who are Legendary in the field they work. Ms.Vedika Sharma Director Mantra (Baidyanath Group)Best social women entrepreneur of the year, Dr.Anubha Singh best medical Doctor of the year,Smt Vani Madhav Odissi exponent for Best women achieverrsNaatyaRatnee, Smt Sangeeta MajumderWomen with substantial contribution to society through Indian art form, Ms Juhi Gar outstanding women entrepreneur of the year Ms Arpita sass aspiring women of the year in beauty industry, Ms Isha handari women’s achievers inspirational social scientist ,Ms Vibha Rastogi women of the year in wellness industry, Ms Rita Gangwani women excellence award in pageant training,ms vineeta yadav women excellence awarded in broadcast ms seema dhawan women excellence award in media print ms ashmeen munjal celebrity hair and make up ms madhavi gupta and ms preeti from awareness for inclusion foundation kairali ayurveda outstanding support for undetprivileged and blind children and ms vineeta yadav women excellence award in broadcast.