CHANDIGARH: Punjab Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary, on Saturday, prolonged greetings the daughters of the state on National Girl Child Day, with hopes and prayers of their properly being.
In her message, the Cabinet Minister urged the lady little one to spend the day with agency decision to not bow down earlier than the conservative mindset. She stated that the National Girl Child Day is noticed on January 24 yearly to unfold consciousness in opposition to the inequalities and discrimination they face in trendy society. She stated that the day is noticed to fight social discrimination and exploitation ladies face day-after-day of their lives.
Acknowledging the significance of the day, Aruna Chaudhary stated that the Punjab Government has determined to have a good time ‘Dheeyan di Lohri’ so as to break the stereotype of celebrating the competition of boys alone and this yr, we’re celebrating the primary Lohri of about 1.5 lakh new born ladies all through the state, whereby the mother and father could be handed over a certificates on behalf of the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.
The Cabinet Minister stated that Punjab Government has supplied good telephones to 86915 Class XII lady college students for the facilitation on-line research with the dedication to empower them. The state authorities has additionally determined to implement 33% reservation for ladies in authorities jobs and 50% reservation for them in PRIs & ULBs. The resolution pertaining to 50% backed fare for all girls in state-run buses could be applied quickly.