Imphal, 2 May-2014, Sandipan Sharma: The Bhubaneswar-based Maaghara Foundation Trust of Odisha has assigned Manipur’s human rights crusader Irom Sharmila for the establishment’s “Lady peacemaker recompense,” which conveys a money grant of Rs 50,000.
Sharmila is around more than 50 ladies activists assigned. The recompense will be given on May 11, World Mothers’ Day. A two-part group of the establishment headed by Rituparna Mohanty, overseeing trustee, met Sharmila in her room at the security ward of the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences here yesterday to educate her about the selection. “We educated Sharmila regarding the designation and the recompense. It will be given on May 11, World Mothers’ Day, in Bhubaneswar,” Mohanty told news hounds here today. Maaghara Foundation, established in 2004, is working for ladies, peace and equity. The establishment is organizing the grant shockingly and it will be a yearly occasion from in the not so distant future onwards. “More than 50 names have been designated from everywhere throughout the nation. A board of jury will pick the beneficiary of the honor from around the designations,” Mohanty said. Sharmila told the group that she was no more tolerating honors, keeping up that her battle was not for grants however for nullification of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act. Mohanty guaranteed that Sharmila told the group that in the event that she were chosen for the honor, she might recognize the honor, however might not acknowledge the money grant. “On the off chance that the jury chooses Sharmila, we will keep the cash in an altered store. We will hand over the cash after she closes her quick,” Mohanty said.