CRPF's female squad celebrates International Women's Day

Women personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Srinagar on Wednesday celebrated International Women's Day with much enthusiasm. A cultural programme was organised by the CRPF for its women personnel in Srinagar city to mark the day. CRPF Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Sanjay Kumar said women should be honoured and given equal status as men. International Women's Day started in early 1900s assumingly by Socialist Parties to recognise the paid "work" of women.