Orientation programme regarding women safety

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Jalandhar, September 13, 2017: An Orientation programme regarding women safety was conducted in B.D Arya Girls College, Jalandhar Cantt. In the programme, ACP (Ms.) Deepika Singh was present as resource person. She said that student must focus on their studies and aware them about the women safety programme in which she told students about the ‘Shakti app’ ,WASPAS (Women Armed Special Protection Squad) and helpline number 1091 launched especially for the women safety and protection.She also said ,” Women in the society will feel safe and free to report a crime with the entry of women police officers, therefore , students must prepare themselves to join these government services which will serve the nation and promote women empowerment in the society”.
The College Principal Dr (Mrs) Sarita Verma welcomed and honored – the iron lady ACP Deepika Singh and thanked her for sharing valuable knowledge among the students. She also said, “Women safety is an essential element of society. A girl can attain heights only if she feels safe and secure. Every girl should raise her voice if anything is done wrong to them. They must develop self- confidence and courage.”On this occasion Jalandhar Cantonment’s S.H.O (Mr) Parmavir Singh and the faculty of college were present.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017