Central Electronics Limited

A Govt. of India Enterprise Under DSIR, Ministry of Science & Technology.

International Women’s Day Celebration at CEL

08 Mar, 2020

International Women's Day is celebrated on 8th March each year worldwide. It was celebrated for the first time at Central Electronics Limited, Sahibabad on 7th March (Saturday), 2020 from 12:00 noon to 4:30 p.m. as 8th March was a Sunday.

 All female employees were welcomed with flower in the morning. A free health camp from Shanti Gopal Hospital, Ghaziabad was organized for all female employees. The health camp consisted of sugar test, blood pressure test, and consultation with physiotherapist, dietician, and physician. There was a good response about the health camp wherein 35 numbers of female employees participated.

 A talk by Dr. Richa Gupta, MD (OBS & Gynecologist) from Shanti Gopal Hospital, Ghaziabad was organized.  Dr. Gupta spoke about cervical cancer screening and its prevention. It was a knowledgeable session for all the participants. Female employees also had an opportunity to have a one to one discussion with Dr. Richa Gupta for their queries.

After a brief break of tea and snacks, a group activity was organized where female employees were divided into groups and were given a list of items generally available in a female’s hand bag/purse. They were given one minute time to search those items within their group. It was a fun filled activity and was enjoyed by all the participants.

Further, in the closing ceremony CMD, CEL and ED (F&HR), CEL spoke about female empowerment, gender equality and how women have contributed in the development of the nation.