|Azimuth celebrated the International Womens Day|
||Publications :|| Press Release
||Dated :|| 08 March, 2010
The 100th International Womens Day that dawned on 08 March 2010 saw much activity, excitement and fun at Azimuth. The efforts taken by the Azi Events Management Team to ensure a memorable centenary of the International Womens Day paid off in style with all the members especially the ladies of the Azi Family taking back home wonderful memories of the day.
The day was packed with interesting events. The idea behind the Azimuth International Womens Day Celebration was to show our appreciation to women & actively demonstrate our commitment to uphold the rights and privileges of womanhood. It is but natural that Azimuth that has 65% of its workforce as ladies, should do so.
Azimuth Intercollegiate English Essay Competition for Women:
In an initiative to promote English amongst the local student community an Intercollegiate English Essay Competition for Women from arts & science colleges in Pondicherry was held as a special event to mark the International Womens Day.
Eighty students from ten colleges, namely Achariya Arts & Science College, Aravindar Arts & Science College, Bharathidasan Govt.College for Women, Idyaya College of Arts & Science for Women, Immaculate College for Women, Tagore Government Arts College, Indira Gandhi College of Arts & Science, Mother Theresa Institute of Health Science, Pope John Paul II College of Education & Saradha Gangadharan Arts & Science College participated enthusiastically.
The first prize was bagged by Ms. K Sindhu of Achariya Arts and Science College. She took home
prize of Rs.2000.
The second prize was bagged by Ms. A Indhumathi of Pope John Paul II College Of Education,
won a cash award of Rs.1000.
The third prize was bagged by Ms. Harini of Mother Theresa Institute of Health Sciences, who also
won a cash award of Rs.500.
A Press meet was held to cover the event.
The Chief Guest of Honor for the event Mrs. T. Nikila Rani - Managing Director SureSoft Systems Pvt. Ltd. distributed the prizes and encouraged the participants with an inspiring speech.
Mrs. Chitra Gopinath Operations Manager presented the vote of thanks.