On the eve of International Women's Day President Pratibha Devisingh Patil greeted the women across the country and conveyed her best wishes to them for their continued success.
In her International Women's Day's message, President Patil said: "Every year, we celebrate International Women's Day on 8th March, to recognize the dedication and achievements of women. This year is even more special, as this is the 100th year of its observation. Indian women as part of this epoch making movement have played an exemplary role and will continue to be a major determinant of our future progress and inclusive growth."
"On this occasion, I have great pleasure in extending my greetings and best wishes to the women of India for their continued success," the President's message added.
International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 annually.