Goa Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar attended Women’s Day celebration programme organised by Kalpatruv Gram Seva Sangh at Dhargal on Thursday.
Speaking on the occasion, he said congratulated all self help groups for conducting the programme and said, “Women play a great role in everyone’s life and without them we cannot imagine of success in life. Without woman nothing is possible for men, they are basic unit of the society. They make a family, family makes a home, home makes a society. The contribution of a woman therefore is everywhere.”
Ajgaonkar said women had excelled in each and they were making their presence felt in every field be it politics, sports or entertainment.
The minister requested all self help group to cooperate and to be in unity.
He said government had been implementing various schemes for women such as griha Adhar, Ladli Laxmi.
Also Present on the occasion were Tukaram Harmalkar, Zilla Panchayat member, Vallabh Varadkar, Sarpanch Dhargalim, Bhushan Naik, Ex Sarpanch, Pradeep Patekar, Panch Member, Raniya Rajesh Naik, Block Research Person and Vinaya Kamli, President Village Organisation.
The minister also attended women’s day programme organised by Lupin Foundation Goa in collaboration with Mangaldas Social Welfare at Nagzar.