Promoting Artistic Skills

Railway Women’s Welfare Central Organisation (RWWCO) annually organises an All India Railway Drawing & Painting Competition for the wards of Railwaymen to encourage artistic talent amongst the children of rail-fraternity.

The Winners of the competition are invited to Delhi for receiving the prizes in a function organised by RWWCO. The function was held on December 16, 2016, at National Rail Museum Auditorium, New Delhi. Smt. Rashmi Mital, President, RWWCO, was the Chief Guest at the occasion. She distributed Merit Certificates & Cash Awards to winning wards of Railwaymen (53 in number) who had come to Delhi from various Zonal Rlys/Production Units from across the country.

Along with the award ceremony, there was a rich cultural presentation by children of rail fraternity from Kharagpur Division of South Eastern Railway. The performance was a mix of classical and folk dances that was thoroughly enjoyed by all present.

RWWCO is engaged in the task of welfare of railwaymen and their families through various need-based socio/welfare activities. The organisation started its activities in 1962 after Indo-China War and it has always risen to the call of the society and the nation – be it environmental awareness, family-welfare drives, disturbances on the borders or the natural calamities.

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