On 24th January, 2020 Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies (DSIMS) along with Confederation of Indian Industries – Young Indian’s (CII Yi) conducted an awareness campaign for project Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, a flagship program of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. The awareness programme Beti Bachao Beti Padhao at DSIMS was inaugurated by Dr. Sharad Kumar, Dean Academics along with Ms. Smita Shelar, Project Officer of Women Child Development of Mumbai Suburban and the Nodal Officer of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, and Mr. Sumedh Gaikwad, CII Country Director at Common Wealth Youth Innovation Hub.
The CII Yi committee students organised a Signature Campaign on a huge board where more than 200 students along with the professors and teachers of Rajasthan Sammelan Education Trust (RSET) participated. RSET’s Sarvodaya Girls School’s Principal Dr. Lata Venkat joined in this campaign along with the teachers and students and supported the event along with DSIMS team. An awareness talk on ‘Girl Child’, ‘The Sex Ratio across India’, ‘Importance of Girl Education’ were some of the insights shared by Dr. Sharad Kumar, Ms. Smita Shelar and Ms. Pooja Yadav of Sarvodaya Girls School.