New Delhi: Taking a step ahead Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' initiative, a Delhi-based NPO, AAS, launched ‘Save Girl, Educate Girl' campaign.
The campaign was launched at an event organized in Talkatora Stadium this Independence Day.
Speaking to media, Varsha Goel, president, AAS said, “Issues related to girl child are numerous and covers many aspect of her wellbeing and being a girl she is the one who educates the next generation of the society at various levels hence her education, her safety are our priority. We are glad that we are promoting few bright ones by taking care of their education and would want to extend this to other under privileged girls.”
Top bigwigs from the Punjabi film industry flocked to the capital to take part in the event.
Gippy Grewal, Kainaat Arora, Ammy Virk, Deep Money, Dilbag Singh, Ashok Masti and Shankar Sahney enthralled the audiences with their musical performances in a live concert.
Punjabi singer-actor Gippy Grewal, who made his debut in Bollywood with 'Second Hand Husband', extended his support to the cause saying, “I would request everybody to give priority to the health and safety of women in India.”