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Two NE women groups receives Times Of India Social Impact Award

Two social women groups from the Northeastern states – Meira Paibi, the fearless group of women from Manipur and Naga Mothers’ Association (NMA) of Nagaland have been jointly honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award of the “2nd Times of India Social Impact Awards”, presented by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at The Ashok Hotel, New Delhi yesterday.

NMA and Meira Paibi have campaigned against alcohol and drug addiction, gender violence and human rights violations in their states, and spearheaded peace efforts in the insurgency-ridden region.

Times of India Social Impact Award is an initiative by The Times of India to honour the commendable work done by NGOs, Corporates and Government organizations in the fields of Health, Education, Environment, Livelihoods and Empowerment.

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