Port Blair, March 10: True Vision Foundation (TVF) NGO celebrated International Women’s Day at Kannada Sangha Building near Syndicate Bank Port Blair on 08th March 2021 with the theme of “Choose to Challenge”. Padmashree Awardee Mrs. Shanti Teresa Lakra was the Chief Guest on the occasion.

The TFV took this opportunity to felicitate women from different walks of life who have shown the best services in their respective fields. Cash prizes and mementos were also given to COVID-19 warriors and children who participated in the drawing competition conducted earlier by TVF.

Speaking on the occasion Mrs. Lakra lauded the efforts taken by the NGO and stressed on the role of women. She acknowledged their contribution towards the society while sharing her work experience in the department of Health Services and her contribution to tribal community during crisis.

In her introductory remarks Ms. Tabassum Nisha Ali, President, TVF briefed about the activities of the NGO and shared the primary objectives of the society on education, health sector and vulnerable sections of the society.

Smt. Lakshmi Ganeshan, Smt. Razia Begum, Ms. Edith Thompson, Inspector, A & N Police were the special invitees on the occasion.

Earlier, Shri Safuwan, Secretary True Vision Foundation welcomed the gathering. The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Ms. Tajun Nisha Executive Member of the Society.