Army Organised Awareness Lecture on “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao” In Poonch District
Army organised a lecture on “Beti Bachhao Beti Padhao” at Govt Girls Higher School, Harni in Poonch with an aim to generate awareness among the members of society to include youth and school children about importance of girl child and their education and improving the efficiency of welfare services meant for women.
The speaker highlighted the inequality, lack of opportunity and ill treatment of women in the society. The speaker also brought out the need to save the girl child to overcome the imbalance being created due to male to female ratio which needs to be addressed on priority.
The social awareness drive by the Indian Army was well received by the audience and they pledged that the girls will be provided education and growth opportunities to empower them to face all odds.