Rajouri DLCW hosts awareness event on Women centric schemes, laws

Rajouri DLCW hosts awareness event on Women centric schemes, laws

RAJOURI, SEPTEMBER 30: District level Centre for Women today organised an awareness programme regarding Women centric schemes and laws under BBBP, here at Panchayat Atti.

Women Welfare Officer, Dr. Anum Mirza and District Coordinator, Sanjana Thakur made the women aware of bad consequences of declining Child sex ratio and advised them to fight for the rights of girl child and women folk as a whole.

The participants were also informed about the benefits of BBBP, Sukanya Samridhi Yojana,Janani Suraksha Yojna, Ujwala scheme, one stop centre, women safety laws, women and child helpline number, women welfare schemes, PC and PNDT act etc.

The DLCW team emphasized on the importance of girl education and urged upon the parents to encourage the girls to get proper education for their empowerment. They also raised the issue of gender inequality and said that the men and women are the two sides of the same coin.