Organiser : The Loomba Foundation

The Loomba Foundation, a United Nations-accredited global charity that focuses exclusively on the cause of widow empowerment, hosted an event at the Kadambini Banquet and Lawn, Varanasi on Sunday, 23rd June, 2019, to mark the 09th UN recognized International Widows Day. 

 Smt. Swati Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) Women Welfare, Mother and Child Welfare, N.R.I, Flood Control, Agricultural Exports, Agricultural Marketing and Agricultural Foreign Trade, Family welfare, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, was the Chief Guest at the event.  Over 250 guests including beneficiary widows attended the event.