Director IPR Himachal releases booklet on Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao

Apr 04, 2016 15:00 | Feature & Viewpoint

Shimla: 4 April 2016:Director, Information and Public Relations Dr. M.P. Sood released  a  Education Plus booklet ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ brought out by a daily newspaper here today.  The booklet contains information on schemes and programmes of the State Government launched for ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ and various educational institutions had extended their cooperation for its publication.

Dr. Sood appreciated the efforts of daily newspaper for making healthy initiative for popularizing the flagship programme ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ among the masses in a right perspective.  He said that people of the State would be benefitted from the schemes launched by the State Government for improving the sex ratio in the State. He said that it would also go a long way in eradicating the social evils like female foeticide from the society.

He said that State Government had launched various schemes and programmes for increasing female sex ratio and tangible results had been seen in this direction.