Chungthang, March 8th: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, BAC level community awareness for Primary School on Importance of Girls Education and Women Empowerment, 2020-21 under “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao kicked off today at Chungthang BAC, North Sikkim.
The programme was organized by Samagra Shiksha, the Education Department, Government of Sikkim.
The programme was chaired by SHO Chungthang PS, Pema Rana.
The programme was attended by school heads, teachers, SMCs and PRIs and students.
During the programme, participants were sensitised and inspired for the better education, child sex ratio, effective approach to a girl child and issues related to Health, Hygiene and sanitation in the district.
A total of 8 primary schools children spoke on the importance of Girls Education and Women Empowerment. Later certificates were given to school children.