Empowering Women, the Army Way
- Written by Navneet
Ferozepur,: 21 May (YP Bureau)
Spearheading the movement of Women Empowerment in Ferozepur for wives of Army Jawans, Mrs Neeru Sharma, Chairperson Golden Arrow Family Welfare organization has been successful in incorporating various courses inaffiliation with Government Polytechnic College, Ferozepur being run at the Golden Arrow Women Empowerment Centre.
Being an instinctive and innate quality inherent in most women, the response was overwhelming as everyone wanted to do something to better their economic condition.
A grand ceremony was organized on 21 May 12 at Women Empowerment Centre (WEC) to mark culmination of the pilot courses by distributing the certificates, which was attended by Dr Balkar Singh the vice Principal and Mr Sudhir Kumar, the Senior lecturer of Government Polytechnic College, Ferozepur. 85 certificates for courses affiliated with by polytechnic and 90 certificates for courses at WEC were awarded to Junior Commissioned Officers' and Jawans', families on the occasion.
Women Empowerment Centre (WEC) at Ferozepur has two wings i,e, Empowerment Wing and Vocational Training Wing which offer wide range of courses viz computers. English speaking & personality development, NTT, self grooming and beautician, embroidery, dress designing, hobbies and cooking thereby empowering the women