Mangaluru, Mar 21: St Agnes College (Autonomous), held a grand inaugural for the two-day international conference on ‘Indira Gandhi - A Visionary Revisiting her Policies and their Impact’ on March 19.
Sr Dr M Venissa, vice-principal welcomed the gathering. Chandramohana Marathe, the convenor, delivered the introductory note on the theme of the conference. The dignitaries took part in the symbolic lighting of the lamp.
Member of the Rajya Sabha B K Hariprasad, in his keynote address, spoke on the personal inspiration that he drew from Indira Gandhi and showed same anecdotes with respect to her. He further remarked that Indira Gandhi was an inspiration to the women of the world through her policies and strong will power tried to transform the socio-economic condition of India.
Principal Sr Dr M. Jeswina delivered the presidential address. Gayathri B K compered the programme. Meera Devi, the organising secretary delivered the vote of thanks.