Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], March 3 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched a week-long program to mark Worldwide Girls’s Day, organised by the State Division of Girls and Youngster Improvement.
Chief Minister devoted this 12 months’s international women’s day to crores of ladies who proceed to wrestle to make their unbiased id and place for themselves of their life.
Highlighting the theme of this 12 months’s Girls’s Day “Innovation and Expertise for Gender Equality.” The Chief Minister mentioned that know-how has given us a novel alternative to eradicate the gender hole in society. Using innovation and know-how can eradicate disparities in training, employment, office and society and shield the rights of ladies and in addition assist to cease violence in opposition to girls.”
Addressing the event Chief Minister additional mentioned, “girls empowerment isn’t just a slogan in the present day, it’s a actuality. At the moment, the ladies of Odisha are the bearers of transformation. An enormous group of 70 lakh girls within the state goes to rework from SHG to SME, our moms and sisters have launched into a journey to change into entrepreneurs.”
“Girls will not be lower than anybody else. Girls have created a particular place for themselves in society with their very own abilities and abilities. They’ve proved that the daughter shouldn’t be a burden for the household, however the gem of the household.” CM added
On this event, the Chief Minister launched the youth mascot ‘Kuni’ of the Girls & Youngster Improvement Division. The mascot will work to sensitize the youth on training, rights and different areas. Together with this, the state’s new baby coverage ‘Prambha’ was additionally unveiled. Together with this, the Chief Minister launched a case examine booklet on the success tales of ladies in Bliss Yojana’s MIS Portal and One Cease Heart and Girls’s Helpline. (ANI)