CM uttarakhand to launch flo's 14th chapter in uttarakhand
Cm also to flag off all- women car rally in support of ‘save the girl child’ to mark its launch
INVC NEWS Dehradun ,
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat will launch the Uttarakhand chapter of FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) , the women business wing of apex business body Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) here in Dehradun on January 13, 2018 .
FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO), the women business wing of the Federation of Indian chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) is widening its reach to various regions across the nation and creating a niche as a pan- India organization for women empowerment. FLO headquartered in New Delhi already has 13 chapters set-up across India, representing over 5000 women entrepreneurs and professionals.
“As part of its endeavour FLO to widen its reach for women empowerment FLO with launch of it’s 14th chapter in the state of Uttarakhand . FLO currently has chapters in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow- Kanpur, Ludhiana, Mumbai, North East and Pune with its head office in Delhi.” Said Ms Vasvi Bharat Ram, President, FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) .
“FLO is now looking at making an addition to its chapters with the 14th chapter in Dehradun, the capital city of Uttarakhand. A young State formed in 2000, Uttarakhand has emerged as a significant destination for investments in manufacturing industry, tourism and education.” Said Ms Bharat Ram.
“FLO endeavors to promote women entrepreneurs and professionals and assist women entrepreneurs to grow them professionally in the State and the launch of this Chapter will help bring existing entrepreneurs, potentials entrepreneurs and other professionals under the FLO umbrella. ” said Ms Bharat Ram.
Ms Rekha Arya, State Minister for Women Empowerment & Child Development Rekha Arya will be be the special guest at the launch ceremony along with Dia Mirza , Bollywood cine star , Producer & UN Environment Ambassador as the Guest of Honour .
" Major highlight of the FLO Uttarakhand chapter will be an all women car rally to support the cause of saving the girl child, with aim to promote women empowerment and raising public support for gender parity, This will be flagged off by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tavinder Singh Rawat on January 14." said Ms Shilpi Arora the designate chairperson of the Uttrakhand FLO chapter.
"Both, the FLO launch function as well as the flagging off car rally will take place at the official residence of the Uttarakhand Chief Minister " she added