Bangalore, 8th March 2017: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, SRL Diagnostics, a leading global diagnostics chain, today honored and felicitated 7 exceptionally spirited women from the city of Bangalore, who have a commendable contribution towards women empowerment and have emerged as winners and are a role model for many. Theexceptionally spirited women were honored by SRL Diagnostics with Healthy Lady Packages to initiate the concept of good health.
Thewomen who were felicitated included Rema Devi T K, first air traffic controller of Navy.Rumni Dasgupta, apolitical socio analyst who completed her education despite being thalassemia major.Currently she is working as a teacher in a private school. Dr. Rajalakshmisj, who after losing both her legs at the age of 21 became Ms. Wheelchair India 2014.Inez d'costa, a business woman who boldly is running her husband’s business after his accidental death. Today, she’s financially supporting numerous people by helping them for their medical needs, education, housing and other basic amenities of life. Sujatha Bhat, runs an NGO Asha Jeevan which works towards providing quality care to the inhabitants and offers residential services for the destitute and elderly who suffer from mental and psychological ailments.Vandana Sharma has served in the Indian army for 10 years across Indian geographies in war and peace from places like Ladakh, Rajasthan toNorth East. She hasfought theKargil War in 1999 and hasset a strong example for women to establish a powerful identity in male dominated society. Shakuntala, the only lady cement dealer in north Karnataka. She has been the no.1 in this field for almost 25 years.
At the felicitation event, Ms. Debjani Roy, Chief People Officer, SRL Diagnosticssaid“SRL Diagnostics, one of the leading chains in India takes immense pride in felicitating the women across India who are a true model for courage and faith. We are here to celebrate the third season of ‘Women of Substance’ with an even bigger vision and mission to spread the importance of good health and a positive spirit.”