KATHMANDU, March 8: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes for gender equality, women rights and empowerment as well as for peace and prosperity to all sisters across the globe.
Delivering a message on the occasion of the 108th International Women's Day today, President Bhandari said the need of the hour is to realize the importance of bringing social awareness for all-round development of women.
Recalling the Day to raise voice for women rights along with economic, social, political and cultural advancement, she stressed the need to institutionalize the achievements made so far in different times for the same.
The President also wished that the Day may inspire all to put coordinated efforts for the guarantee of rights, equality and empowerment of women.(RSS)