The pan-India expansion of flagship programme “Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao (BBBP)” to be start
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the pan-India expansion of flagship programme–Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao (BBBP)–from JhunJhun district of Rajasthan on March 8 to mark the International Women’s Day (IWD-2018). The BBBP is an initiative to save and educate the girl child. The programme will be expanded from the present 161 districts to 640 all over the country. In another landmark initiative, the Prime Minister will also launch the National Nutrition Mission (NNM). He will also launch NNM- ICDS Common Application Software.
Topics: Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana • Government of India • Members of the Lok Sabha • Modi • Narendra • Narendra Modi • Sex selection in India • States and union territories of India • Women's education in India • Women's rights in India