Organised by KKK and CTU, Felicitated Literaturers from other States too
The literary body Kavita Katha Karvaan (Regd) (KKK) in collaboration with CT University (CTU) organized International Women Literary Fest-2022 at the CT University. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Charanjit Singh Channi, the Chancellor of CTU. The Jagraon ADCP Rupinder Kaur was the Special Guest of Honour.
The programme started with the lighting of holy lamp by the Chief Guest and other dignitaries that was followed by rendition of Saraswati Vandna song by SAroj Verma.
Dr Jaspreet Kaur Falak, President of KKK welcomed all participants and provided introductory knowhow about the Organization KKK. She shared that KKK has now its Extension Counters in Canada and other States of India.
The CTU Vice Chancellor Dr Harsh Sadawarti said that today women have proven their worth in all walks of life and deserve all respect and recognition.
The Chief Guest and other dignitaries launched the book “Dishayen Gaa Uthi Hain” .
The Special Guest of Honour Rupinder Kaur appreciated women for demonstyrating their huge potential in varied fields and inspired them to act fearlessly with courage and contribute in their chosen field of activity as per their potential.
Maninder Gogia congratulated the organizers for holding the programme with a focus on women which are a significant segment of contemporary society.
In the Session on Women Empowerment, various aspects of the subject were discussed through lectures and poems. Dr Vandana Gupta (West Bengal), Prof Mangla Rani (Bihar), Dr Annapurna Sisodia (Madhya Pradesh), Sanyogita Kumari (New Delhi), Dr Ravinder Singh Chandi (Ludhiana), and Dr Jaspreet Kaur Falak (Ludhiana) presented their newly composed poems on women.
Dr Pravin Kumar (CT University) highlighted the role played by women in the area of sports and games and expressed his gratitude to KKK for the selection of CTU as the venue for the event.
Dr Vandna Gupta (West Bengal) was presented the documents for her appointment as the Vice President of West Bengal Chapter of Kavita Katha Karvaan for the Session 2022-23.
In the Felicitation Session Dr Vandana Gupta (West Bengal) was presented with Subhadri Kumari Chauhan Memorial Award-2022, Prof Mangla Rani (Bihar) with Mannu Bhandari Memorial Award-2022, Dr Annapurna Sisodia (Madhya Pradesh) with Krishna Sobti Memorial Award-2022 and Sanyogita Kumari (New Delhi) with Mahadevi Verma Memorial Award-2022, in recognition of their significant contribution toward literature.