SANSAD TV: PERSPECTIVE- NARI SHAKTI

  Introduction: On International Women’s Day this year, President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Nari Shakti Puraskar on 29 women, in recognition of their exceptional work towards the empowerment of women, especially the vulnerable and marginalized. The recipients are from diverse fields such as entrepreneurship, agriculture, innovation, social work, education and literature, linguistics, arts and …

Nari Shakti Puraskar

Topics Covered: Role of women and related issues. Nari Shakti Puraskar What to study? For Prelims: Awards- objectives, eligibility criteria and benefits. For Mains: Need for recognition and significance of these awards. Context: To acknowledge Women’s achievements, the Government of India confers Nari Shakti Puraskars on eminent women and institutions in recognition of their service towards …