Bhopal:Wednesday, September 3, 2008:Public Relations, Culture and Mineral Resources Minister Shri Laxmikant Sharma has said that the state government has taken several important decisions for women’s empowerment. Newspapers and magazines can plan an important role in women’s empowerment.
Therefore, it is necessary that magazines focusing exclusively on women should be brought out. Shri Sharma aired these views while releasing monthly magazine ‘Pragati Darpan’ at his residence here today.
Public Relations Minister Shri Sharma called on journalists to bring those women forward in the society who have played important role in creative activities apart from arts and culture. ‘Pragati Darpan’ editor Sushri Manjulata Garg informed that prominent coverage will be given to women in the magazine. Besides, women willing to join journalism will be given job opportunity in the magazine.
Those present on the occasion included magazine’s chief editor Shri Anil Jain, Sarvashri Rakesh Singhai, Ramakant Garg, Virendra Sharma, Dinesh Agrawal, Dhairyavardhan Sharma, Kamlesh Ghate, Savita Jain, engineer Rakesh Jain, Vinod Bharill, R.D. Saxena, Shivraj Singh, Rajendra Jain and M.S. Chouhan.