Gurugram, January 23, 2024: Pristyn Care’s co-founder Dr Garima Sawhney interacted with President of India, Droupadi Murmu under the initiative of “The President of the People” at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Many women founders and co-founders representing leading startups and unicorns also participated in the initiative, which aimed to establish a deeper connection with the citizens of the country and acknowledge their significant contributions to various fields.
Dr Garima Sawhney, co-founder at Pristyn Care, “I am honoured to be part of the initiative where I was invited by our Honourable President Smt Droupadi Murmu – 15th President of Republic of India, to interact and share my journey as a women entrepreneur. It’s a privilege to be recognized and given this platform to discuss the impact of startups such as Pristyn Care in empowering women in the entrepreneurial space. Heartfelt thanks to our President for this extraordinary opportunity. I am eager to contribute to the conversation on fostering growth and innovation and collectively inspire positive change. Let’s continue breaking barriers and creating a brighter future for women in entrepreneurship.”
During the interaction with women entrepreneurs, the President urged the women entrepreneurs to identify other enterprising women and think of new ways to support them in their journey of empowerment. She said that there are many women who dream of being financially independent, but they do not know what path they should take to achieve this goal. She said that their success should create a ripple effect so that we can hear such success stories from all parts of the country.
Startup India is a flagship initiative of the Government of India, intended to build a strong eco-system for nurturing innovation and startups in the country that will drive sustainable economic growth and generate large scale employment opportunities