New Delhi, March 8: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday extended thier greetings on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
“On International Women’s Day, greetings to women in India and across the world. Women are the sheet-anchor of society, an inspiration for their families and for our nation. Let us strive to ensure equality of opportunity for every women and every girl child,” the President tweeted.
The Prime Minister paid respects to the spirit of ‘Nari Shakti’ (female power).
“On International Women’s Day, we salute our indomitable ‘Nari Shakti’. We are proud to have taken numerous decisions that have furthered women empowerment. Every Indian is proud of the stupendous accomplishments of women in various spheres. #NewIndia4NariShakti,” Modi said.
Gandhi saluted the undaunted, spirit of women.
While saluting the undaunted, fighting spirit of women this #InternationalWomensDay, I would also like us to recommit ourselves to breaking the barriers that continue to hinder their path to freedom & equality. In doing so, a better, brighter, braver world awaits us.
International Women’s Day is celebrated across the globe on March 8. This year’s theme is ‘Balance for Better’.