By Our Staff Reporter
Dehradun, 18 Aug: On the occasion of World Photography Day, an exhibition by women photographers was held at the Uttara Museum of Contemporary Art here, today, titled ‘Stories Through Her Lens’, season 2.
Alaknanda Ashok, Dean of Engineering College, GB Pant University, and DGP Ashok Kumar inaugurated the event as the Chief Guests.
While interacting with the photo artists, Alaknanda Ashok appreciated how the exhibition had been beautifully set up. She said this was a clear example of women empowerment and a great platform for women.
Other guests at the event were Padma Shri awardee Anup Sah, renowned photographer of Uttarakhand; Prof Shekhar Pathak, Historian; Hemant Sood, Photographer, Editor and Architect, and Bird Photographer Satpal Gandhi, Vinayak Sharma, Sidhant Shekhar and Naveen Rastogi from Kamal Jewelers.
The women participants at the exhibition were Amita Naveen, Archana Ghildiyal, Chinar Sharma, Jyotarpan Kaur, Dr Meghna Gautam, Diksha Rawat, Dr Kiran Sood, G Garibaldi Singh, Harpriya Kavidayal, Megha S Kathuria, Dr Manisha Bajpai, Mauli Mishra, Mohini Singh Rawat, Puja Bisht, Madlèn Hejlmroth, Manju Kala, Nupur Pundir, Rashmi Ravija, Rekha Bahuguna, Sarbhjeet Kaur, Sona Dheer Kukreti, Surbhi Sapra, Urvashi B Sharma, Varsha Pathania and Veenu Dhingra.