Preparations for ‘Beti Bachao Abhiyan’ being embarked in Madhya Pradesh on October 5 are in full swing. The State Government has issued guidelines to all district collectors in this regard.
Beti Bachao Abhiyan will be launched simultaneously in Madhya Pradesh on October 5. The State Government has issued directives to all the collectors to launch Beti Bachao Abhiyan in all the Vidhan Sabha constituencies in the presence of local MLA as chief guest. The collectors have also been provided details of programmes for the campaign.As a mark of launch of the campaign, school children will take out rallies. The girls and women who made remarkable achievements will be felicitated. People will be inspired to plant saplings on the birth of daughter. Besides, plays will also be staged on this occasion. The district collectors have been asked to invite specially woman representatives, eminent persons and social workers at the function.
The State Government has instructed all the districts to hold activities in an effective manner. Such programme will help create an atmosphere in favour of Beti Bachao Abhiyan. Hence, all the districts are required to play an effective role during the campaign.
It has been made clear in the letter sent to the district collectors that the declining girl ratio has become a matter of serious concern. Therefore, it needs to take concrete step in this direction. The letter stressed on taking effective measures to prevent pre-natal tests and cases of foeticide. Apart from the various activities, discussions will be held with the officers through videoconferencing about the campaign.