Women Development Corporation,Bihar
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Smt Harjot Kaur Bamhrah, IAS.
Chairman-cum-Managing Director
WDC Bihar
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महिला हेल्पलाईन :
निबंधित वाद : 69101, निष्पादित वाद : 58596
अल्पावास गृह :
निबंधित संवासिन : 16748, पुर्नवासित संवासिन : 16639
With the overall goal to celebrate the birth of girl child and enable her education ‘BETI BACHAO BETI PADHAO’ scheme has been launched by Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India. The scheme is being implemented in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of HRD. Women Development Corporation is the nodal agency for implementation of this scheme in Bihar. Vaishali is the only district of our state to be selected among the 100 gender critical districts selected under this scheme. A district level workshop was organised in Vaishali on 23-Dec-2015 . The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. N Vijaya Laxmi, Managing Director, Woman Development Corporation, Bihar. The major objective of the scheme are as :-
Prevention of gender biased sex selective elimination by raising awareness & insight.
Ensuring survival & protection of the girl child.
Ensuring education and participation of the girl child.
Currently BBBP program is Running in following Districts:-
Patna Muzaffarpur Bhojpur Begusarai
Bhagalpur Samastipur Saran Khagaria
Lakhisarai Rohtas Nawada East champaran
Madhubani Sheikhpura Banka Nalanda