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GOVERNMENT INVITES NARI SHAKTI PURASKAR 2021 NOMINATION

GOVERNMENT INVITES NARI SHAKTI PURASKAR 2021 NOMINATION

Context

The Ministry of Women and Child Development confers Nari Shakti Puraskar every year on the occasion of International Women’s Day.

Significance:

  • It is awarded for recognizing the exceptional work done by individuals in the area of empowering the women, it is also given to individuals or groups or NGOs or institutions.
  • It comprises a citation and a cash reward of Rs. 2 Lakh.

Why in the news?

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has recently extended the last date for submission of nomination for Nari Shakti Puraskar-2020 till February 6, 2021.

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