Mrs. Sarita Dalvi, Goa has been awarded the Best Dairy Woman Award by Indian Dairy Association, New Delhi. The award was conferred upon Mrs. Dalvi by Shri. Nitish Kumar, Hon. Chief Minister, Bihar during the inaugural program of 47th Dairy Industry Conference held on 7th February 2019 at Patna.
Indian Dairy Association honors one Best Dairy Woman each from its four zones every year, during the annual Dairy Industry Conference. Mrs. Sarita Dalvi is the highest milk producer woman with 82, 045 ltrs. of milk during the F.Y. 2018 in the Goa state. IDA had earlier awarded best dairy women from Gujarat and Maharashtra during the financial years 2016 and 2017 respectively.