|Girl pride park opened in Cachar |
SILCHAR, Jan 2 - The Cachar district administration has come up with a new initiative to inspire and motivate girls of the district.
A girl pride park was ceremoniously inaugurated at Normal School on the New Year’s Day in the presence of gold medal winner in South Asian Games Th Kavita Devi.
Speaking on the occassion, Deputy Commissioner Laya Madduri said, “The idea behind coming up with such a park is to recognise achievements of girls in the district. Girls with exceptional performances and achievements shall be idetified and they will plant saplings here so that others can be inspired.
The initiative has been taken under the ‘Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao’ campaign in the district.” It is learnt that two more similar parks will be opened at GC College and Cachar College as well.
Meanwhile, 11 girl students have been selected by the Normal School authorities, who would keep a close look at the maintenance of the park and also motivate others to the keep the park clean.