A team of Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Scheme (ICDS) officials on Sunday organised an awareness programme regarding Beti Bachao Beti Padao (BBBP) scheme at Anganwari Centre, Paloura, here.
Members of ten Anganwari Centres, distinguished persons of Paloura and surrounding areas were present on the occasion. Music and songs presented by Song and Drama Section was the main attraction of programme.
Speaking on the occasion ICDS Supervisor, Neelam Firdos urged people to save the lives of the girl child.
Educating participants about the scheme, she said that people should come forward and avail benefits under the scheme.
She also highlighted the importance of the BBBP scheme and urged locals to ensure that girl child gets better education.
The programme was applauded by everyone present in the function and decided to give first preference to the girl child and make the country proud.