Province 2 formally launches 'Educate Daughters, Save Daughters' campaign

MAHENDRANAGAR: Ongoing campaign ''Educate Daughters, Save Daughters" in the Province-2 has been formally launched today.

Chief Minister of Province-2, Lalbabu Pandit, formally inaugurated the campaign amidst a programme today at the Office of Chief Minister and Council of Ministers where Province government ministers, speaker and State Assembly members were also present. He called for all to lend support and ensure participation to make the campaign a success.

"Physical infrastructure development solely is not sufficient to achieve the holistic development," he said, expressing his hope that the campaign would be a cornerstone in bringing about social transformation in the entire nation. As he said, the provincial government was receiving positive feedback from all quarters.

Meanwhile, the provincial government has declared a public holiday on September 2, Sunday on the occasion of Krishnajanmastmi Festival. The festival commemorates the birthday of Hindu God Shree Krishna.

The Cabinet meeting held on Thursday took a decision in this regard.