Haryana Minister of State for Woman and Child Development, Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda said that the Haryana Government has invited applications for State Level Award for Women to give recognition to those
- Chandigarh, July 20 – Haryana Minister of State for Woman and Child Development, Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda said that the Haryana Government has invited applications for State Level Award for Women to give recognition to those women who have worked towards women empowerment by doing outstanding work in different fields and proving to be exemplary role models.
- Giving information in this regard today, Smt. Dhanda said that the awards for which applications have been invited include Indira Gandhi Mahila Shakti Puraskar, Kalpana Chawla Shaurya Award, Behen Shanno Devi Panchayati Raj Award, Lifetime Achievers’ Award and ANM/Nurse/Women MPW (two awards) and female players. Similarly, applications have also been invited for Sakshar Mahila Samooh members (two awards), government employees (two awards), social worker (two awards) and women entrepreneur (two awards).
- She said that cash amount ranging from Rs 21,000 to Rs 1.5 lakh would be given as a citation. For this, women can apply till October 18, 2021. The eligibility and conditions for applications are available on the department’s website http://www.wcdhry.gov.in/.
- She said that along with complete bio-data, applications can be sent through the concerned District Programme Officer, Woman and Child Development Office along with detailed information about the contribution made by outstanding women in the society. These awards are given every year on the occasion of International Women’s Day at the state level function.