24, Jan 2024
Pristyn Care’s co-founder Dr Garima Sawhney interacts with Honorable President Smt. Droupadi Murmu

Gurugram, January 24, 2024: Pristyn Care’s co-founder Dr Garima Sawhney interacted with President of India, Droupadi Murmu under the initiative of “The President of the People” at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Many women founders and co-founders representing leading startups and unicorns also participated in the initiative, which aimed to establish a deeper connection with the citizens of the country and acknowledge their significant contributions to various fields.

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Dr Garima Sawhney, co-founder at Pristyn Care, “I am honoured to be part of the initiative where I was invited by our Honourable President Smt Droupadi Murmu – 15th President of Republic of India, to interact and share my journey as a women entrepreneur. It’s a privilege to be recognized and given this platform to discuss the impact of startups such as Pristyn Care in empowering women in the entrepreneurial space. Heartfelt thanks to our President for this extraordinary opportunity. I am eager to contribute to the conversation on fostering growth and innovation and collectively inspire positive change. Let’s continue breaking barriers and creating a brighter future for women in entrepreneurship.”

During the interaction with women entrepreneurs, the President urged the women entrepreneurs to identify other enterprising women and think of new ways to support them in their journey of empowerment. She said that there are many women who dream of being financially independent, but they do not know what path they should take to achieve this goal. She said that their success should create a ripple effect so that we can hear such success stories from all parts of the country.

Startup India is a flagship initiative of the Government of India, intended to build a strong eco-system for nurturing innovation and startups in the country that will drive sustainable economic growth and generate large-scale employment opportunities

17, Nov 2023
Femina’s Fab 40: India’s Most Inspiring Women Of The Year Shine Bright In Femina’s Latest Issue

National, 17th November, 2023: In its 64th anniversary issue, Femina showcases 40 exceptional Indian women, delving deep into their remarkable achievements this year and sharing their inspiring stories of perseverance, resilience, and unparalleled success.

Alongside the esteemed President of India Droupadi Murmu, eminent philanthropist and patron of the arts Nita Ambani, and powerhouse businesswoman and patron of the arts Isha Ambani, Femina’s November issue features well-known luminaries such as Priyanka Chopra, and Katrina Kaif, Sheetal Devi, Alia Bhatt, Aditi Gopichand Swami, IPS Mamta Singh, Zeenat Aman, Namrata Soni, Karishma Swali, KC Runremsangi, Aditi Dugar, Neha Jain, and many others. Together, their journeys and achievements illuminate the incredible potential of Indian women.

On the cover of this issue are the ‘Women of the Sun and the Moon’, Nigar Shahji, Project Director of Aditya L1, and Kalpana Kalahasti, Associate Project Director of Chandrayaan-3, who talk about their inspiring journeys to the positions they are now.

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Talking about ISRO’s work culture, Nigar Shahji shared, “At ISRO, there is no glass ceiling. There are no gender norms to create or break. As long as a person is capable and has the ability to do the job they are required to do, and if they are ready to work hard, they will be given an opportunity to prove themselves.”

Kalpana Kalahasti said of the successful launch of Chandrayaan 3, “As a team, we had taken up the task of the lunar landing with the utmost commitment and we had put in our best efforts. Chandrayaan-3 is the fruit of all these sincere efforts by the team. Even though I got the opportunity to be on the stage, it was not my moment alone; our whole team experienced this. The whole country has enjoyed this achievement, irrespective of age; all these factors put together. Every ISRO-ite is cherishing this satisfaction and pride.”

Find out who else is on Femina’s Fab 40 list for 2023 – the November 2023 issue of Femina is now on stands and available online.