Gangtok, Feb 16
Two days long Sensitization Program under Scheme for adolescent Girls (SAG) commenced here at the conference hall of Welfare department in Lumsay.
The program was organized by Urban Slum Project, East under Social, Justice, empowerment and Welfare Department, Women & Child Development Division, Government of Sikkim.
Forty adolescent girls and 10 AWW participated in the program.
Mayor Shakti Singh Chaudhary was present as the chief guest. Also present on the occasion were nodal officer of Scheme for Adolescent Girls GM Subba, Hishey O Lepcha CDPO-USP.
Resource persons for the program were Dr Manisha from Urban health center, L. Subedi – counsellor, ICPS, Chandon – Nutrition Inspector, GM subba – nodal officer of Scheme for Adolescent Girls. Free Health checkup was also done.