Punjab

BSF-IAF JOINT WOMEN CAMEL EXPEDITION- 2017IN PUNJAB: BOOST TO ‘BETI BACHAO, BETI PADHAO’.

October 01, 2017 09:34 PM

Jalandhar/Amritsar (Face2News)

On 01 Oct 2017, the contingent of BSF-IAF Joint Women Camel Expedition- 2017 started their onward expedition from BOP Naushera Dhalla, Sector BSF Amritsar and after passing through border villages reached BOP Rajatal, Sector Amritsar. Civil public residing in border area y praised this expedition with warm welcome. Participants visited spiritual and cultural Golden Temple and historical Jalianwala Bagh.

The team of BSF-IAF Joint Women Camel Expedition interacted with civilians with an aim to spread awareness about ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ and related issues of women empowerment over a life-cycle continuum. The team also spread awareness about both forces and its role and various career options available for youth, particularly girls, in both forces. The expedition also aims to promote adventure activities in BSF-IAF to motivate Indian youth to join both forces. This expedition will be concluded at Attari on 2nd Oct 2017. Mr. R.S.Kataria, DIG, BSF, Panjab Frontier, said, theaim of this expedition is ‘BETI BACHAO, BETI PADHAO’. 

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