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Zee Marathi's announces 'Uncha Maza Zoka Puraskar 2013'

Aug 19, 2013
Zee Marathi, Maharashtra's leading Marathi channel, media and entertainment conglomerate with its entire spirits takes pride to announce Uncha Maza Zoka Puraskar 2013, which is unusual step taken by Zee Marathi in recognizing the women achievers of Maharashtra.

Zee Marathi is one of the most popular Marathi channels in regional space and number one channel in Maharashtra has carved a niche for itself by creating pioneering content that engages audiences. Zee Marathi has created shows that have inspired and shown the way to society at large.

Continuing with this legacy, Zee Marathi had launched 'Uncha Maza Zoka' based on the life and mission of great social reformer Ramabai Ranade. As we are all aware, Ramabai Ranade was an awe inspiring activist who pledged her life for the cause of women. Through our serial we gave a fresh perspective to the meaning of 'women empowerment' and with a view to laud the efforts of women who have worked tirelessly and fearlessly for others we take another initiative to recognize their efforts.

With this end in mind, we launch 'Uncha Maza Zoka Puraskar 2013' a platform to recognize the work of women across various fields and to bring out their outstanding stories that would enlighten and enrich the people of Maharashtra. The awards have been adjudged by an esteemed panel of experts; noted journalist & Editor-in-chief Divya Marathi Mr.Kumar Ketkar, Ex-Vice-Chancellor Dr. Snehalata Deshmukh & noted writer Smt. Vijaya Rajadhyaksha and features women from varying fields including education, healthcare, sports, arts & literature, science, environment, entrepreneurs etc.

Deepak Rajadhyaksha the Business Head of Zee Marathi states Zee Marathi has always embarked projects which have lent a distinctive mark on the entertainment canvass of Maharashtra. Uncha Maza Zoka Puraskar is not just an extension of our brand but of an identity that we as a channel have created and are proud to be associated with. It's an honor for Zee Marathi to bring forth the accomplishment of some remarkable women from Maharashtra and creating a humble platform that will help take their work to people. The initiative will be an annual affair and will year on year work towards recognizing women who have done commendable work in their areas and also inspire the people of Maharashtra.

Report By: Sugandha Lonikar
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