Phek to observe week long National Girl Child Day


Kohima, January 18: Phek deputy commissioner Sachin Jaiswal today informed that the district administration have framed series of events to mark a week long campaign on National Girl Child Day under the aegis of “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao.”
This is being organised by District Administration and Mahila Shakti Kendra, Phek with an aim to encourage girl’s education and overall participation.
Opening ceremony will take place on January 20 with short programme at Church Junction which will be followed by rally and signature campaign.
Day 2 (21st January): Door to Door Campaign with AWW & ASHA (CDPO)
Day 4 (23rd January): Open Painting Competition for both boys and girls which will be carried out in phek town and all the Sub- Divisions under Phek, District.
Day 5 (Jan 24): Tree plantation in the name of Girl Child which will be carried out Phek town and all the sub-divisions under Phek District
DAY 6: (January 26); Closing ceremony-district level felicitation of local champions, Best girl friendly panchayat, best school management committee, best frontline workers, girl achievers- sports/ academic/ cultural etc. during Republic Day ceremony.
(Page News Service)