Chandigarh, March 9: Seems like the Women’s Day fever has not subdued yet. In a new fervor to celebrate the grand day for women, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal announced that government will open a 100 bedded Mother and Child Care Hospital in Panipat.
Also they will provide free sanitary napkins to adolescent girls and organize free medical camp once in a month in CHC or district hospital exclusively for senior citizen women. The process to recruit 1000 woman constable in Haryana Police will be started soon.
Extending greetings on International Women’s Day, he also complimented the Haryana government efforts for remarkable improvement in sex ratio under Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao programme. Under this programme, we have saved the life of atleast 30,000 girls in Haryana. He urged for people support and cooperation in future also so that this social evil could be completely eradicated from the society.
The Chief Minister also announced to launch ‘Shivdham Navinikaran Yojana’ under which four facilities would be provided in cremation grounds in the state. These are facility of water, construction of maximum two sheds, boundary wall and path to the cremation ground. Besides, a bridge between Hamida and Meerut road in Karnal would also be constructed after discussion with Uttar Pradesh government.
He also listed many welfare initiatives and decisions taken in the interest of employees and added Haryana is the first state that had given the benefit of 7the Central Pay Commission to its employees.