WCD MINISTRY INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR NARI SHAKTI PURASKAR 2019

New Delhi/ PIB News: Ministry of Women and Child Development has invited applications for Nari
Shakti Puraskar for the year 2019. The National Award is given annually to individuals, groups, institutions in recognition of their exceptional work towards the cause of women empowerment, especially for vulnerable and marginalized women.

7 TH JANUARY 2020 LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS

Nearly 40 Nari Shakti Puraskar will be given away on International Women’s Day observed on 8 th March 2020. Details of eligibility criteria and guidelines are available on the www.narishaktipuraskar.wcd.gov.in portal. Applications/ nominations must be submitted online on the portal for consideration. The last date for submission of applications/ nominations is 7 th January 2020.
The Ministry of Women and Child Development is the nodal Ministry for the welfare of women and has been celebrating International Women’s Day every year by felicitating eminent organizations and institutions for the distinguished services rendered by them in the field of women empowerment with the Nari Shakti Puraskar.