International Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March every year and is one of the occasions when people across the globe celebrate the political, cultural, social and economic achievements of women. Arya Group of Colleges organized the ‘Women Achievers Award 2020 Season-2’ at Arya 1st Main Campus on 7th March 2020 to honor, recognize, appreciate and facilitate the efforts of women with a vision and who are doing exceptional work in different fields. Dr. Arvind Agarwal (President, Arya Group of Colleges) and Dr. Puja Agarwal (Vice President, Arya Group of Colleges) warmly welcomed and greeted all the women achievers who were invited to grace the occasion. On the auspicious occasion of Women’s Day, we have felicitated 45 Women Achievers from diverse fields such as Education, Sports, Science, Arts, Fashion, Lifestyle, and Literature.
The Chief Guest for the program was Kalbeliya dancer and Padmashree award winner Gulabo Sapera. Celebrity Fashion Designer Himmat Singh and Ranu Shrivastava were also invited for this award ceremony. President Dr. Arvind Agarwal sharing his thoughts on this beautiful occasion said that respecting a woman is equivalent to respecting the whole society as it is the women who support the men in every phase of life by playing different roles such as mother, wife, sister, and daughter. The list of proud Women achievers includes Tanushree Pareek (First Woman BSF Officer in Kashmir), Vamini Sethi (Limca Book of Records holder Mountain Biker from Bombay), Shatabdi Awasthi (Gold Medalist International Para Athlete and Kaun Banega Crorepati participated), Sunita Meena (Additional S.P.).
In addition to this, other women achievers who were given awards were Dr. Swati Chawla (Psychologist from Delhi), Lachi Prajapati (International Kathak and Bhawai Dancer), Shweta Pada (Actress cum Producer from Bombay), Vinni Kakkad (Entrepreneur from Jaipur), Manu and Rajni Khadoria (NGO Arvi Person Hope, Jaipur), Priyanka Maheshwari (Director, Jaipur Art Academy), Mahima Rathore (Social Activist from Ajmer), Rishika (Artist from Jaipur), Shefali Saxena (Sound Engineer), Deepshikha Jain (Playback Singer), Yojna Jai Singh (First Woman Furniture Manufacturers from Jaipur). The award ceremony was an initiative to honor the contribution of these women that they have given in their respective fields.
At the end of the program, our President and Vice President appreciated the achievement of all the women achievers that brought a big change in the society. Further, Dr. Puja Agarwal Mam addressing the audience explained how Arya College Jaipur is the best private engineering college in Jaipur that emphasizes women empowerment through quality higher education to girl students, especially in the engineering field.