Mahila Jagruti Shibir Back

To apprise the women of far-flung areas of the State with various schemes and programmes of the Government and to extend them to more and more help in getting benefit of schemes, the Corporation organises ‘Mahila Jagruti Shibirs. In these Shibirs 300 women from each District are covered. The State has a target to cover 9000 women and for this purpose a provision of Rs. 15 lacs has been made during the current year.

In the year 2012-13, on 14th March, 2013 a Mahila Jagruti Shibir was organized at Rajkot, which was attended by Smt. Sitaben Nayak, Chairperson of the Gujarat Women Economic Development Corporation, Shri Janakbhai Kotak, Mayor of the Rajkot Municipal Corporation and Chairperson of the Programme, Leading personality Smt. Anjali Rupani, former Mayor Sandhyaben Vyas and Gynecologist Dr. Mailiben Ganatra. These dignitaries delivered their valuable speeches and glorified the occasion. In their speeches they gave information and knowledge about various aspects of overall development and well-being of women, women health, women empowerment and various schemes of the Government.

The ‘Vidhyalaxmi Bonds’ were delivered during the event. The issues of malnutrition amongst women and children, women courts etc. were also discussed.