Saligao: The department of Agriculture in collaboration with the Brahmakumari University Mapusa organised special function to celebrate World Food Day and World Women Farmers Day.
On this occasion, Bardez Divisional Agriculture Officer Sampati Dhargalkar, Dr. Xenia Lobo, Yoga teacher Narayan Ratwad, Brahmakumari Mamta Behenji, Darshana Karapurkar, Darshana Pednekar etc. were present. The function was held at the hall of the directorate of agriculture
Dr. Xenia advised the women on how to prepare a good diet to take care of their family members, and stressed on the use of leafy vegetables, green salads, and the use of milled wheat flour.
she also cautioned the women not to use boiled oil, and also not eat stale food, but eat natural food and also appealed to keep the body healthy while giving information about it.
Yoga teacher Narayan Ratwad appealed to everyone to keep their body healthy by doing yoga for at least one hour and do yoga for peace of mind.
Darshana Karapurkar and Mamta Banahaji preached Sadhana for peace of mind. earlier Darshana Pednekar was felicitated for her work and was presented with a shawl and coconut by the zonal agriculture officer
Darshana Pednekar expressed her gratitude and said that she was healthy and capable as she worked all day with the strong tenents of yoga .
Meanwhile, Assistant Agriculture Officer Pallavi Shetty moderated the event while Darshana Karapurkar thanked the audience.