Bhubaneswar, December 14 (LocalWire): Four women who excelled in different spheres were conferred with prestigious ‘Charan Sparsh’ award 2019 in a colourful function here today.
Instituted by Kanyaa Anmol Hai (KAH), the award recipients were Shyamamani Devi Pattanaik, Odissi vocalist, Anuradha Biswal, Olympian, Jaya Swami, versatile actress and Banaja Devi, noted Odia writer.
The award of this nature will contribute towards women’s empowerment.
Women are as skilful and talented as men.
Inspiring and felicitating women for their skill and dexterity will go a long way in wiping out the prevailing gender inequality, said Bollywood Actress Rimi Sen, who attended the function.
The objective of instituting ‘Charan Sparsh’ award is to create a platform to showcase the legacy of women empowerment, said Saroj Dash, the national convener of KAH.