GHSS Nawa Kadal hosts awareness programme on women empowerment
SRINAGAR: The district Hub for empowerment of women-Mission Shakti on Monday organized a day long legal awareness programme titled “Towards Empowering Women” at government girls higher secondary school Nawa Kadal.
The event was organised in collaboration with District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Srinagar and was sponsored by National Commission for Women.
Speaking at the event, District Mission Coordinator Ruqaya Ashraf raised awareness among the participants about the overall working of District Hub for Empowerment of Women- Mission Shakti in the district.
Gender specialist Rehana Qadir informed the students about various Women Centric Scheme, Skill Development Courses and aspects of Legal Services. Gender Specialist- Deeba threw light on the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign.
Speaking at the event, Suhaila Ali Penal Lawyer from DLSA Srinagar enlightened the participants regarding various legal aspects of Domestic Violence, Harassment, Eve-teasing, Cyber-bullying, etc.
The speaker also raised awareness among the students about various Rights guaranteed to the females by the Constitution of India to safeguard their honor and dignity.