International Women's Day was celebrated by BSSS Institute of Advanced Studies, Bhopal. On this auspicious occasion, the nationally and internationally acclaimed youth and women icon Ms. Bhakti Sharma - Sarpanch, Barkhedi Abdullah was invited as the Chief Guest of the programme. Ms. Bhakti Sharma was warmly welcomed by the BSSS IAS Director, Rev. Fr. John PJ. Known for her rich brilliance, Ms. Bhakti Sharma addressed the gathering with high spirits, and revealed the new definition of women empowerment and advancement in her lecture.
In her address, she advised every woman to develop herself with time and become techno-savvy but also instructed to stick to her cultural values to contribute in, not only building bright and advanced India, but also to empower the rich, civilized and cultural roots, which has always been our identity in the world from the time immemorial. The students, faculties and staff audience supported her viewpoint and also promised to mold themselves in this new definition. The program ended with a conveying of “Token of Gratitude” and vote of thanks by the Head of the Department - Dr. Jessy John.