Friday, May 24
GDC Nubra celebrates International Women’s Day

GDC Nubra celebrates International Women’s Day

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Nubra: The Women Empowerment Cell of Government Degree College, Nubra in collaboration with Tehsil Legal Services Committee, Nubra celebrated the International Women’s Day on Friday.

The programme was attended by Chemit Yourgyal, Munsif 1st Class, Chairman Tehsil Legal Services Committee, Nubra, Advocate Zulikha Bano, other members of the committee, students and faculty members of GDC Nubra.

The programme started with the welcome speech by the Principal of GDC Nubra Dr. Tsewang Motup followed by the speech of Advocate Zulikha Bano wherein she elaborately highlighted various provisions available for the protection of women.

Thereafter, Asst. Prof. Stanzin Padma, Economics Dept. GDC Nobra enlightened the gathering about women empowerment.

Then Chemit Yourgyal, Chairman Tehsil Legal Services Committee, Nubra addressed the audience about the challenges faced by women at various level in the society and the provisions available thereof.

He also stressed upon the role that the Tehsil Legal Services Committee plays at the community level in the form of legal clinics at various places. The committee has appointed Para Legal volunteers (PLVs) as intermediaries bridging the gap between the common people and the Legal Services Institutions to remove impediments in access to justice.

The student of GDC Nobra also actively participated in the event and presented a colourful cultural programme. The students also spoke on the occasion in their vernacular languages.

The programme ended with a vote of thanks by Asst. Prof. Jigmet Wangmo, Convenor of the Women Empowerment Cell.

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