Celebration of International Women's Day, 2013
This year, International Women's Day was celebrated on 8th March, 2013, with the W&CD & SW Dept. at Rabindra Sadan, Kolkata. 'Six women with outstanding contribution were felicitated with cash award of Rs. 15,000/- each including State Government's share of Rs. 5000/-each.
On the occassion of the International Women's Day, 2013, a seminar on PWDVA 2005 for Kolkata & South 24 Parganas district was held on 9/3/13 at Kolkata Police Auditorium, Alipore in association with State Legal Services Authorities, West Bengal and working support of Kolkata Police. Hon'ble Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice Asim Banerjee,the Chairman, SALSA, WB were present in the seminar.
A meeting with all OCs of different Police Stations in Kolkata was arranged to discuss the important sections of PWDVA 2005 with a view to increase awareness of women on 9.3.13.