Mysuru, March 9:- Gowri Chandrashekhar Nayak, who is known as Lady Bhagirati, was felicitated on the occasion of International Women’s Day at JSS Law College at Kuvempunagar here on Friday.
Gowri Chandrashekhar Nayak of Sirsi in Uttara Kannada district had dug up 70-foot well all by herself for agriculture.
“Women are proving their ability in all fields. I am appointed as the Commissioner of MCC. More than identifying me as a woman, people identify me as an officer. It is a challenge to get the works done. But we should face the challenges with courage. Students have to prepare for the future,” she said.
More than 200 students participated in the event.
Principal of the college Dr S Nataraj and CEO Prof K S Suresh and others were were present. (MR/KS).