Delhi Public School Budgam on Saturday commemorated the International Women's Day to express love and gratitude towards the contribution of women, a spokesperson of the school said in a statement.
He said that the celebration was delayed due to extendedwinter break.
The event was hosted by the students of class 8th who presented a special programme on this occasion including a group song, skit, short film, dance, , role play, speeches etc to enable everyone to realize the true essence of the day that lies in identifying the rights and power of women and giving them a stature that they deserve.
The students' focus was on injustice towards women, gender equality, and rights of women, their education and health.
Through the medium of such programmes, the students wanted to tell the society that woman can't wait for an external agency to empower them.
A woman has to realize her worth and power and understand that only she can empower herself.