Rishikesh, 09 February (HS): Bollywood actress Vani Kapoor reached the pilgrimage city Rishikesh and offered prayers at Purnanand Ghat, Jankipul.
Kapoor met Rishikesh Ganga Aarti Trust President Hariom Sharma Gyani and thanked him for starting Mahila Ganga Aarti. H
She discussed women empowerment, gender equality in India and equal opportunities for women.
Vani Kapoor said that when they came to know that for the first time, women of Uttarakhand perform aarti of Maa Ganga at Purnanand Ghat, I wanted to do aarti with them but I am late and assured that whenever I come to Uttarakhand, Ganga with women I will definitely do aarti.
Dr Jyoti Sharma said that women are financially independent, and they get more respect in the family. Although it is true that the work of a housewife is more difficult, still their work is not given importance in our society, but if
Significantly, in the very first film, Vani Kapoor put locks on the mouth of the critics with her tremendous acting. Vani has also been awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Debut in Female for the film Shuddh Desi Romance. Apart from this, Vani Kapoor has worked in films like Aaha Kalyanam, Befikre, War, Bell Bottom, Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, and Shamshera.
On this occasion women mainly Dr Jyoti Sharma, Sushma Bahuguna, Pramila, Vandana, Rita and Gayatri performed Ganga Aarti in women Ganga Aarti.
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