Beti Bachao Beti Padhao awareness camp organized at Panchari
UDHAMPUR, MARCH 20 - The Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Cell Udhampur, today organised an awareness programme at Government Higher Secondary School Panchari as a part of its awareness campaign 'Noor Jeevan ka - Betiyan'.
While addressing the gathering, the District Social Welfare Officer, Rachna Sharma stressed on the importance of education for girls and said that an educated girl can contribute both towards the progress of family as well as country.
She also laid focus on the various Government schemes launched for the welfare of girls and urged them to come forward to avail benefits of these schemes.
A Symposium was also organized on the occasion in which the students of the school participated in large number and expressed their views on the topic.
Pertinently, the awareness campaign, 'Noor Jeevan ka -Betiyan' is being successfully organized at various far-flung areas of the district with the collaborative efforts of Social Welfare Department, Rural Development Department, Health Department, ICDS , Education department and Information Department.
Among others, Principal GHSS, ZEO , BMO Panchari Zonal Physical Education Officer, Block Panchayat Officer Panchari, were also present.