Painting competition held


Dimapur, March 13: The Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India is celebrating the International Week from March 1 to 15. As part of this observation, the Nagaland Adolescent Girls Club (NAGC), Nagaland State Social Welfare Board (NSSWB), State Resource Centre for Women (SRCW), Women Helpline-181 and Sakhi-OSC organized painting competition at Bayavii Hill High School, Kohima on the theme “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao”.
Vikhoriano Meru, Centre Administrator, OSC was the chairperson for the event.
Juliana Medom, Assistant State Coordinator introduced Beti Bachao Beti Padhao and the schemes of the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India that cater to children and women, such as Childline-1098, Women Helpline-181 and Sakhi-OSC.
She also introduced the initiation of Guitar class for the AGC girls by presenting a guitar to the school from the NSSWB. The painting competition was held following the program with Lanuienla Imchen, Helpline Manager, WHL-181 introducing the concept behind the competition to the students.
In the junior category: Suraj (Class-7) was placed first, Tinatoli (Class-7) second followed by Ezanthung (Class-6) third, while in the senior category Julia (Cl-9 ‘A’) was placed first followed by Ketoulhoubeinuo Usou (Cl-9) and Daiikup (Cl-10).
(Page News Service)