In remembrance of Kranti Jyoti Savitribai Phule NMMC organised a cooking and salad dressing competition in Vishnudas Bhave Vashi. Women participated in the cooking and salad dressing competition by showcasing their best food items in Vishnudas Bhave auditorium at Vashi which was organized by NMMC. The women were asked to cook food that can be eaten when fasting. They informed us about the food item and the method of preparation. The food items were checked by NMMC officials and a score was given, the NMMC Municipal Commissioner Vijay Nahata too had a look at the food items .The programme began with the lighting of the lamp and later on a drama was staged along with the women give song performances. Speaking to the media the NMMC commissioner Vijay Nahata said that this programme was kept in remembrance of Kranti Jyoti Savitribai Phule. There was a cooking, salad dressing and Essay competition and a prize of Rs 21000 to the best social working organization. Prizes were given to the women whose dishes turned out the best. We also spoke with Actress Shweta Shinde who said that she was happy to be a part of the event. The Auditorium was houseful with Women from the Bachat Gat and Social working organization.Among the Social working organization Jan Vikas Society won the first prize of Rs 21000 for the work that they do for the society. With cameraman Vinayak Dalvi Jan Cabral for NMTV News.
December 22, 2014