Independence Day Celebration
Like earlier years, this year too Independence Day was celebrated at Disha headquarters and 15 Adolescent Muslim Girls’ Education Centres on August 15, 2019. This was 73rd Independence Day of the country.
The function at Disha headquarters and at Adolescent Muslim Girls Education Centres included national flag hoisting, national anthem singing, slogan raising and speeches. On the occasion of Independence Day martyred freedom fighters and revolutionaries were remembered. Information about the history of Independence was also given. Light was also shed on communal harmony, brotherhood and women empowerment.
Disha deputed two workers from the headquarters on each education centre. The girls studying at the centre presented patriotic songs, plays, ghazals, etc.
The 15 education centres are located in as many villages of Sarsawa and Sadholi Qadim blocks of Saharanpur district. They cater to about 500 adolescent girls, who are imparted education till class 5 in three years.