Jamshedpur: City based social worker Vinita Shah was felicitated by Dasha Sorathia Vanik Samaj, an outfit based in Gujarat, for her contribution to the society.
The Gujarat based outfit gives the award to five select people from across the country every year. Shah is the sole woman representing North India this year.
She was given an appreciation letter, a silver plaque and an anga vastra. Around 1000 members of Gujarati Vanik community were present during the programme.
Speaking on the occasion, Shah said there was need to run major programmes to inform youths about latest Information Technology techniques along with the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign.