“A social setting that can encourage every girl child to reach her full potential and explore her abilities is what we must focus on building”, said Dr. Satheeshchandra, Principal of SDM College Ujire. He was addressing the gathering at the observation of National Girl Child Day at SDM on 28th of January. He spoke as he inaugurated several competitions on occasion of the day.
Many female students are not aware of the facilities the government provides them. Educated population must play their role in introducing these facilities to women who can make the best use of them, he added.
The Chief Guest of the program, Administrative Officers of Belthangady Taluk Panchayat, B Kusumadhar and of Ujire Grama Panchayat, Dr. Yatish Kumar MS elaborated the facilities that female students can avail in the area. Japan CWB Consultant, Manorama was the resource person at the event.HOD of Department of Journalism at SDM, Dr. Bhaskar Hegde was present.