SRINAGAR: DPS Srinagar held a special felicitation ceremony for Srishti Bakshi for completing her 3800 kms journey towards woman empowerment.
The event was enlivened by performances of DPS Srinagar students and a troupe of singers from cultural academy who presented two songs highlighting the need for equal treatment to both boys and girls. Other dignitaries were felicitated too.
In her address to the students, Srishti said she had toiled hard to reach here and shared her experiences of how people on the way supported her in various ways. People from different walks of life expressed their gratitude to her and supported her.
Pro Vice Chairman Vijay Dhar congratulated Srishti on her feat, and expressed heartfelt gratitude to the dignitaries and audience for encouraging the school’s effort. He said, “The school stands committed to promote values of tolerance, equity and inclusivity. Therefore, the school shall make every effort to support every step taken to promote a society that shuns gender violence.”