Michelle Obama honored Lakshmi by “Woman of Courage Award”
Washington – Engaged in a campaign to prevent acid attack on the U.S. Government of India Laxmi International Women of Courage Award awarded . Michelle Obama , wife of U.S. President Barack Obama honored Lakshmi praised their courage . The program was organized on March 4 . According to the time it began at 10 pm . Among the nine countries Lakshmi women were honored for their work .
Lakshmi and her struggle first Dainik Bhaskar was brought up as well . Although she was seven years battling in court . In July of last year Bhaskara Lakshmi campaigned in favor of women victims of acid attacks .
Lakshmi in 2005, was the victim of acid victims . Then his age was 16 years . Michelle Obama in honor ceremony Lakshmi acid hear his poem on the plight of victims . Speaking after the award Lakshmi said in Washington that Michelle Obama happy to know them and their work . ” International Woman of Courage Award ‘ worldwide women’s rights , equality and is given to women fighting for social development .
Lakshmi about the U.S. State Department said that women victims of acid attacks, but can not start a normal life again . School , go to college or leave the job . Some have committed suicide . But Lakshmi did not do so . He will face the world . ” After last year ‘s campaign Bhaskara Lakshmi ‘ Stop Acid Attack ‘ campaign linked to . His petition to the Supreme Court changed the rules for the sale of acid .