The Hindu ‘World of Women 2018‘ awards were given away to celebrate accomplishments of women in various fields The Chief Guest Kiran Bedi, Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry gave away the awards.
Some of the awardees include Mrs Y.G.Parthasarathy for excellence in education R.Tara, Director SCARF,who received the excellence in Healthcare award, Nina Reddy, Joint Managing Director, Savera Hotel who received the entrepreneur award. Akhila Srinivasan MD of Shriram Life Insurance received the Hindu Business woman award. The Hindu Lifetime Achievement award went to V.Shanta, founder, chairperson of Cancer Institute, Adyar. Supriya Sahu, IAS, Director General of Doordarshan received the Contribution to Society award.