Campaign on childcare launched
PANCHKULA: Sumita Misra, director general women and child development department, Haryana informed that an intensive sensitisation campaign regarding Child Care Institutions (CCI’s) and Women’s Shelter Homes was launched on Monday.
The department of women and child development is in the process of completing registration of various CCI’s, to ensure the smooth functioning of CCI’s, accordingly, a sensitisation programme covering all the districts is planned from July 30 to August 22.
Misra also informed that under the childcare initiative a one day long sensitisation workshop will be held in eleven districts namely Panchkula, Kurukshetra, Rohtak, Sonepat, Jind, Gurgaon, Karnal, Narnaul, Faridabad, Hisar and Fatehabad. ANTI- CANCER DRIVE GETS UNDERWAY DERABASSI: A cancer awareness campaign was organised by Roko Cancer, a UK based charitable organisation at Government College Dera Bassi on Monday in collaboration with Shubh Karman a foundation committed to the cause of sustainable development in the region. Principal Kirandeep welcomed KS Dhaliwal the global ambassador of Roko Cancer, which has its headquarters in Geneva Prof Amandeep Kaur, representative Shubh Karman stated that a series of cancer screening camps would be organised in various villages of Dera Bassi Tehsil in the future.