International Women's Day celebrated on 08th March, 2019 




ICAR-Directorate of Onion and Garlic Research, Rajgurunagar, Pune celebrated “International Women’s Day” on 8th March, 2019. Dr. Geeta Kulkarni, Chief Medical Superintendent, Govt. Hospital, Chandoli, Tal- Khed , Dist-Pune, was Chief Guest for the programme. She encouraged women and elaborated the importance of health, hygiene related awareness in routine life of women. She promised to organized vaccination and medical test campaign for ICAR-DOGR women staff through their hospital in near future. The In-Charge Director, Dr. Suresh Gawande wished all the women staff on this day and thanks for their valuable contribution towards Institute’s growth. On this occasion, Rangoli, Musical Chair and throw ball competitions were organized where around 160 participants attended the programme. Women actively participated in the competitions and first three winners were felicitated with the prizes and certificates. Mrs. Ashwini P. Benke, Member Secretary Women Cell, briefed about the history of Women’s Day celebration, need and importance of Women's Day, and expressed Vote of thanks.