GUWAHATI: To honour her immense contribution within the area of entrepreneurship, girls empowerment and societal contribution, the College of Science & Expertise Meghalaya on Tuesday bestowed the ‘USTM Lady of Substance Award 2021’ award to Riniki Bhuyan Sharma, Chairperson and MD, Pleasure East Leisure Pvt Ltd to mark the event of Worldwide Ladies’s Day.
The College of Science & Expertise Meghalaya in affiliation with ‘Aadya’ celebrated Worldwide Ladies’s Day on the college campus in Meghalaya’s Baridua on Monday.
Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor, USTM, Prof. GD Sharma, VC, USTM together with the officers, colleges and college students of the college had been current on the occasion. Sunita Rai, Assistant Basic Supervisor (Regional Incharge), Agricultural and Processed Meals Merchandise Export Growth Authority was current because the Visitor of Honour.
The Chancellor Hoque, who joined the session nearly mentioned, “Ladies empowerment performs an important position within the total growth of the society.” “Ladies needs to be given equal alternative in each area, regardless of any discrimination”, he added. It’s value mentioning right here that about 57% college students and 75% employees of USTM are feminine.
As part of the celebration, 12 sanitary pad merchandising machines had been formally launched within the USTM campus. A free Well being and Hygiene camp was additionally held for the native girls of the realm. The ‘Natural Hut’ was one other spotlight of the occasion.
It’s an initiative of the Division of Rural Growth of USTM the place alternative is offered to the native girls of the encompassing villages to promote their residence grown merchandise within the college campus twice in per week.
On the event, a debate competitors on the subject “Menstrual Taboos and Myths Stop Ladies’s Liberty” was additionally held the place the college college students actively took half.