FICCI FLO Lucknow Chapter organizes virtual event
Lucknow: The Lucknow Chapter of FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO), organized a virtual event, "In Coversation with Sudha Murthy" on Friday.
This event was open to all FLO members, pan India and even to other guests invited for this much awaited talk.
Sudha Murthy is a name that needs no introduction , yet, reams can be written about her spectacular achievements. She is an extraordinary woman who has broken many glass ceilings and is credited with many firsts in her illustrious career. She is the chairperson of Infosys Foundation which has handled 13 national disasters in the last 23 years. A philanthropist , she strongly believes in creating awareness for social causes and has passionately traveled the world for the relentless pursuit of this vision . A prolific and popular writer in English and Kannada, her books have been translated into all major Indian languages and has sold over 26 lakh books.
She has received seven honorary doctorates and Among her many awards are the prestigious Padma Shri in 2006 and the Lifetime Achievement by Crossword Book Awards 2018.
Among the various illustrious FLO members attending the event was the President elect, FICCI FLO, Mrs. Jahnbi Phookan.
The Event Chair for this talk show was Ms. Manjari Mishra, a FLO member, who belongs to the erstwhile royal family of Ayodhya.
The entire program structured like talk show was hosted by Mrs. Puja Garg, Chairperson, FLO Lucknow Chapter and Ms. Mishra.
The conversation covered various aspects of Mrs. Sudha Murthy's life, her early professional career, her family life, her love for books, her inspirations for her characters and her learning among others.
Talking about the event, Puja Garg, Chapyer Chair Lucknow said "Sudha Ji's simplicity, her childlike smile and curiosity and the immense wisdom behind her twinkling eyes won our hearts. Her life lessons shared with us today will be with us for years to come".
Sanjay K Chaturvedi