The Punjab Government has announced free education for girls in government schools and colleges from Nursery to Ph.D. This is the major step towards women empowerment by Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh.
Reservation for women in Panchayati Raj Institutions and Urban Local Bodies has already been increased by the government from 33 per cent to 50 per cent. The CM also announced free Wi-FI for 13,000 primary schools and all 48 government colleges.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Shri. VP Singh Badnore is the governor of Punjab.
- Takhni-Rehmapur Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Punjab.
Source- The Indian Express