Bengaluru: To celebrate womanhood and to honour the women who are working towards the betterment of society selflessly, Suvarna News and Kannada Prabha had organized Women Achievers Awards 2018 an on-ground event to felicitating these women from all over Karnataka who are achievers in the areas of Social Service, Literature, Art & Culture, Physically Challenged, Science & Technology, Sports, Corporate and Agriculture.
Winners were announced in the gala event held on October 6th, 2018 at Town Hall, Bengaluru and was attended by Smt. Rohini Sindhuri, IAS, Deputy Commissioner of Hassan, Smt. Subhasani Vasant, Renowned Bharatnatyam Dancer and wife of Kargil war martyr Late Col. Vasant and Ragini Dwivedi, Leading Kannada Film Actress. Over 400 people attended the event which included family and friends of the winners. Along with a memento and certificate, the winners also received a cash reward.
Amit Gupta, CEO, Asianet News Networks said, “Through these awards we would like to honour women who are tirelessly and selflessly. These are the real unsung heroes who need to be recognized and honored by the society for their great work. We at Suvarna News and Kannada Prabha are committed to discover such unsung heroes every year.”
Ravi Hegde, Editor in Chief, Kannada Prabha said, “Today’s women have won in several sectors and through these awards we aim to recognize and honour those who have brought change to the society through their work. We had received over 500 nominations, however, we could honour only 8 of them.”