The NirbhayaNari Shakti Awards 2017, created waves and inspired numerous women. The event which took place on March 8th INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY at Mumbai’s Iskcon Temple Auditorium felicitated acid attack victims along with female celebrities who have been an outstanding asset to the society.
In a world where women have forgotten to love and respect themselves, a handful of men continue to show respect for women. Honoring women, actor PankitThakker took up the initiative to honor the bravest of the brave with the NirbhayaNari Shakti Awards 2017 in collaboration with TruptiVora, who represents the NGO, INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION BUREAU.
Social Activist TruptiVora made it her mission to be a leading voice against the violence occurring towards women worldwide. As part of her stance, she played a major role in the International Human Rights Protection Bureau’s event NirbhayaNari Shakti Awards 2017, The Shakti of Acid Attack Victims hosted by PankitThakker Multimedia Group.
A lot of TV ACTORslike DivyankaTripathi and her husband VivekDahiya, DrashtiDhami, VahbizDorabjee, SweetyWalia, RoshniWalia, Viraf Patel, Supriya Shukla, AasiyaKazi, MuskaanMihaniShobhani and Rajendra Chawla amongst others came out in support of the cause and chose to create awareness against the crime happening towards women in India and Worldwide.
15 Acid Attack victims were given “Bravery Awards” by the NGO, Maharashtra President TruptiVora. Commenting on the same she said “The event has been created to commemorate the resilience of acid attack victims. By doing so we wanted to show the world that it takes nothing but pure courage to fight the odds. If they can emerge victorious from their situations, we can do the same.”
DivyankaTripathi, DrasthiDhami, VahbizDorabjee,Supriya Shukla, SonaliJaffar were the other prominent TV PERSONALITIES who were felicitated with “INSPIRING WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS” by the NGO dignitaries like FirozeMemon, Mohak Gupta, ShiraazYoonus, TruptiVoraand others.
DivyankaTripathi thanked PankitThakker for the award and said, “My hubby loved being a part of this event. I am happy he got this experience. We are deeply touched by the victims and the effort being taken for them. Social events bohothoteyhain, but the ones which move you emotionally remain close to your heart. This event was one of them.”
VahbizDorabjee “The best way I have ever spent my Women’s Day. Thank you PankitThakker and Trupti Vohra for making me a part of such a good cause.I have learnt a lot today from the Acid Attack Women.They are not Victims. They are Survivors and after looking at them I feel I can survive anything in Life. God Bless them !
DrashtiDhami“ My mom was very proud of me that I got this award, thanks PankitThakker for making women feel special on WOMENS DAY”
Producers Amir Jaffar&SonaliJaffar made a donation to the NGO. DesingerRichaRanawat gifted designer outfits to all the acid attack victims.
Reshma Qureshi, 19, who walked down the runway at the Archana Kochhar show in New York Fashion Week, modeling Indian couture was The Face NirbhayaNari Shakti Awards 2017 !