Khammam: The International Women’s Day was celebrated by the leaders of the District Women Congress at Peddathanda under Khammam Rural mandal on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, the District Women Congress President Bandi Mani expressed unhappiness over increasing number of attacks on women and girls.
Congress leaders cutting a cake to mark International Women’s Day in Khammam on Thursday
There is a lot of discrimination against women in the society and even in the 21st century, the women were being treated as second-class citizens. There were no proper facilities of education and health for women, she pointed.
Later, the leaders of District Women Congress cut a cake and distributed fruits to the children here at Mentally Disabled Centre. Congress leaders Narayanamma, Vinoda, Indira, Damayanthi, Sandhya and Shireesha were present along with others.