International Women’s Day: Telangana declares special casual leave for female employees on March 8
The Telangana government has announced a special holiday for women employees in honor of International Women’s Day, which will be celebrated on March 8. On Monday, Telangana Chief Secretary A. Santi Kumari signed an order in this regard which was issued by the General Administration. Department As per the orders, all the parties involved have been instructed to take appropriate steps.
The Telangana government has launched a week-long commemorative program for International Women’s Day that will ensure the participation of women leaders from urban, rural and local communities, self-help organizations, and other NGOs. At various places in the state, product exhibitions and sales fairs will also be organized. There will also be elaborate celebrations that will include sports and cultural events.
Additionally, the Telangana government announced that on International Women’s Day, Pratima Foundation will host a medical camp and cancer screening program at Enugal village in Warangal district. The scheme, which will also include distribution of sarees to women, will be launched by Telangana’s Panchayat Raj and Municipal Administration Ministers, KT Rama Rao and E Dayakar Rao.
International Women’s Day, observed on March 8, is a day when people around the world honor the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day is important for advancing women’s rights, empowering them and drawing attention to the challenges they face in achieving gender equality.
Every year, the United Nations sets a different theme for International Women’s Day. The UN has announced that this year’s theme is “Digital: Innovation and Technology for Gender Equality”.
Frequently Asked Questions.
1- When was International Women’s Day celebrated for the first time?
The first International Women’s Day was celebrated on March 8, 1975.
2- Does the general leave announced by the Telangana government apply to all working women?
Yes, the special leave will be applicable to all women working in both public and private sectors in Telangana.
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