DDC Kishtwar felicitates mothers of newborn girls

DDC Kishtwar felicitates mothers of newborn girls

The DDC congratulated the mothers and their family members and felicitated them with baby kits and on spot birth certificates. As many as 10 mothers of newly-born girl child were felicitated.

To spread awareness about ‘BetiBachaoBetiPadhao’ under ‘Noor JevanKaBetiyan’ campaign, the district development commissioner, Angrez Singh Rana, on Friday felicitated mothers of newly-born girl child, here at district hospital.

The DDC congratulated the mothers and their family members and felicitated them with baby kits and on spot birth certificates. As many as 10 mothers of newly-born girl child were felicitated.

While interacting with the family members, Rana said, “In the present times, girls are bringing pride and glory to the nation and excelling in every field.”

He stressed on the importance of girls getting access to quality education, just like boys. He further appealed to all the parents to educate their daughters and provide them all possible facilities for pursuing higher education and never treat them with any ill feelings. He remarked that those parents who do not provide education to their daughters are her worst enemies.

The DDC informed that regular awareness camps under BBBP shall be organised across the district in coming days.

Among others, nodal officer for BBBP, Anoop Kumar, CMO Dr Abdul Majeed, deputy CMO DrYaqoob, and medical superintendent district hospital, Dr S D Atri, were present on the occasion.