On the occasion of National Girl Child Day 2022, GDC Sumbal organised a webinar on the theme 'Importance of Girl Education in Our Society. The webinar was attended by faculty and students of the college.
The webinar began with the address by worthy Principal Prof. (Dr.) Mohammad Shafi Khan. In his address the worthy Principal spoke about various ways in which girls are discriminated. He also gave a brief account of the measures taken by government for the welfare and upliftment of girls. The worthy Principal also highlighted the benefits of educating females.
The Principal's address was followed by a talk by Prof. Majida Maqbool, Associate Professor and head department of chemistry GDC Sumbal. In her speech Prof. Majida Maqbool discussed in detail the significance and benefits of educating girls. She also talked about the various issues and problems faced by girls in present day society.
The webinar was jointly organised by college NSS Unit, Women Empowerment Cell and Debates and Seminars Committee. Prof. Riyaz Ahmed Kuchay moderated the event and Prif. Mohammed Iqbal Rather presented the vote of thanks.