Workshop on girl empowerment concludes at KU

A six day workshop on on girl empowerment organised by the Department of Social and Samagra Shiksha J&K at Kashmir University concluded at KU here on Saturday.

 The chief guest of the valedictory function was Nisar Ahmed Mir, Registrar, University of Kashmir .

Nisar Ahmed Mir said that the trained resources person shall now apply the knowledge and skill gained from the training in the field  for the ultimate benefit of the society.

Aadil Bashir Coordinator Department of Social Work  said that more 180 participants were trained on different issues like the child sex abuse, mental  health, drug  addiction, menstrual health etc.

The participants were from 12 districts of the state including Leh and Kargil.

Earlier on June 24, the inaugural function was held at Gandhi Bhawan in which Arun Manhas mission director Samagra Shiksha and Dean Research University of Kashmir Prof Zaffar Reshi deliberated on the need and importance of conducting such programs.