SEMINAR ON FEMALE FOETICIDE

A state level seminar on the issues of MISSION-2010 i.e. Female foeticide and dowry was organized at the auditorium of National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal where more than 1000 female social volunteers assembled from all over the state to show their solidarity with NIFAA against these social evils. Two training and information sharing sessions were held in this one day state level seminar. Expert resource persons on the subjects of female foeticides and women empowerment were called upon to make the female youth volunteers aware about the damaging impact of this social evil on the structure of our society. Speaking on the occasion Chief Guest Kumari Selja (Union Minister) and Financial Commissioner Sh. Sarban Singh whole heartedly appreciated NIFAA's efforts towards gender equality and promised to provide every possible support through Government channels. A dance drama on female foeticide was presented by artists from Assam branch of NIFAA. The second session was addressed by I.G. Police (CID) and a noted writer Rajbir Deswal who motivated hundreds of girl participants to touch the sky with their committed and dedicated efforts.