Dimapur, August 19: Cutting and tailoring unit for special women was inaugurated at Government Hr. Sec. School Kiphire on August 19 with the theme ‘To empower our special women’. The programme was initiated by District administration Kiphire and Mahila Shakti Kendra.
The main objective of the unit is to provide training to under privilege young girls and women. The duration of the course will be of 3-6 months.
President AST Kiphire, S. Likhumla Sangtam thanked the district administration and Mahila Shakti Kendra for the programme especially for special women like single mother and underprivileged women. She requested the district administration to provide training facilities to skill the special women and to monitor and assist the training from time to time so that it will be fruitful for the trainees.
ADC Kiphire, Reny Wilfred mentioned that around 40 women will get training in 6 months and appealed to the trainees to work hard with sincerity and enthusiasm so that they can even export their products to other districts.
Simultaneously the same launching programme was also held in Pungro and Seyochung-Sitimi sub-division.
(Page News Service)