Girl Child Day Celebration

Navjyoti Center in Shapur, celebrated Girl Child Day on Sept. 18. The theme for the day was “Save and educate the girl child.” The chief guest was Darshana Kumari (pictured above), the Child Development Program Officer of Gwalpara Block. The adolescent girls, (Kishori) group organized a cultural program along with the students of Navjyoti School on child marriage, abortion, education, and how to avail the government schemes. Around 600 people were present including women, men, youth, students and Kishoris.

Lilly Thomas, SCN, addresses the gathering