JMA Celebrates National Girl Child Day with a Rally in Pilani Rajasthan

The story of the girl child who is the hand that rocks the cradle, the procreator, and the mother of tomorrow across India today is promising yet gloomy, hopeful yet mired in despair.
JMA Celebrates National Girl Child Day with a Rally in Pilani Rajasthan
JMA Celebrates National Girl Child Day with a Rally in Pilani Rajasthan
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PILANI, India - Jan. 24, 2014 - PRLog -- Considering the importance of the Girl Child in the larger interests of the nation building task, Government of India in the year 2008 had declared that January 24 be observed every year as National Girl Child Day.

It was on this date in 1966 Smt Indira Gandhi became the first woman Prime Minister of India. According to former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, "Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenges of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance." On December 19, 2011, a historic milestone for girls' rights was achieved when the UN General Assembly formally declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child.

Located in the heart of Shekhawati region of Rajasthan, Pilani is well known for various educational institutions including BITS Pilani, CSIR Laboratory CEERI etc. Jamuna Mishra Academy – JMA established in the year 2004 which has been making rapid strides in early childhood education is presently one among the top ranking and most sought after schools at Pilani Rajasthan. JMA has a rich tradition of observing regularly various national and international events of importance.

On 24 Jan 2014, to mark the National Girl Child Day, Principal along with teachers and students of JMA took out a rally in Pilani to raise awareness and consciousness of the society towards girl children.

About JMA Pilani: Smt Jamuna Mishra Academy - JMA Pilani is a Co-educational English Medium School with Experienced Teachers, Spacious Classrooms and Modern Amenities Designed to impart Quality Education combined with All Round Personality Development and lay the Best Foundation for the Child's Future. For more details about JMA Pilani see

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