Manoj Thakur, a tea vendor in Mumbai offered tea free of cost to all women visiting his stall.
From cultural events, felicitations and conferences to awareness rallies, a host of events marked the International Women’s Day celebrations in the Capital on Sunday.
Savithiri, who was visibly happy, said it was a proud moment for the women. 'We were waiting for this day'.
The 40-year-old mother of two runs a tailoring shop in the city to make ends meet. But, she is best known for her social service that has won her appreciation from various fronts.
We all need the ‘me time’ to not only analyse and rediscover ourselves but also give rest to the body,” said Radhika Sarathkumar.
Modi also said Swachh Bharat mission was not achieved by the government alone and that women were major contributors in achieving its goals.
Referring to the special nutrition budget introduced this year, Naveen Patnaik said it will primarily focus on the nutrition of women and children.
The winners for the Nari Shakti Puraskar 2019 are from fields as diverse as agriculture, sports, handicrafts, afforestation and wildlife conservation, armed forces and education.
The comments come as PM Modi announced that he would hand over all his social media accounts to women as part of International Women's Day.
According to state Transport Secretary Sanjay Kumar Aggarwal, around 130 city buses are ferrying them free of cost from one place to another in Patna with full security and travelling hospitality.
President Ram Nath Kovind asked citizens across the country to reaffirm pledge to ensure the safety and respect for women.
On March 3, Modi had announced he would give his social media platforms to women to handle on Women's Day.
On the eve of International Women’s Day, TNIE speaks to working women about what changes have they noticed in people’s mindset over the years.
Vijaya Murthi was popular in ‘Wirally Food’ page which features a wide variety of Telugu cuisine and has over 1.4 million followers.
The minor in this case stood her ground and deposed before the court when required, which played an important role in conviction of the accused, who was her neighbour.