On National Girl Child Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed appreciation for girls as change-makers and highlighted the efforts of his government in creating an environment where every girl has the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive. In a post on social media platform X, Modi saluted the indomitable spirit and achievements of girl children while recognizing their rich potential across various sectors.
The Prime Minister emphasized the role of girls as change-makers who contribute to making the nation and society better. He underlined the government's commitment over the last decade to ensure that every girl child has the chance to receive education, grow, and prosper.
Modi's government had launched the 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' (Save daughters, educate daughters) flagship scheme in 2015 to address issues related to the child sex ratio and empower girls through various initiatives. National Girl Child Day is observed to raise awareness about the rights of girls and promote the significance of female education and health.
(With Agency Inputs)