BJSA, UP (India) organized an event on 10th March, 2017, celebrating International Women’s Day. It was also an occasion to observe Mata Savitri Bai Phule Death Anniversary. Mata Savitri Bai was the first lady teacher in India, and she is always
remembered for her relentless struggle for girls education. Chief speaker at this programme was Professor Dr.Indu Chaudhari BHU Varanasi and Chief Guest was Dr.Munni Bharti JNU Delhi. Over 2000 women and 250 men attended . Issues covered were education, domestic violence and land rights for women.
(Reported by: Vijendra Kumar, Member, Bhartiya Jan Sewa Ashram, Jaunpur UP INDIA)