A meet was organized recently at the TMC headquarters with the aim to spread awareness on the evils of female foeticide and its eradication from the society. Regional centre for Urban and environment studies, All India Institute of Local self government, Mumbai and United Nations Population Fund organized an event for awareness on female foeticide. The meet was held at the TMC headquarters. Several TMC officials and corporators were present during the meet who were briefed about this sensitive issue. Dr. Professor Sneha Palnitkar, State programme officer of UNPFA Anuja Gulati and Chief Auditor of MCGM P C Pisolkar shared their knowledge on the matter. Present as the chief guest during the event was TMC Commissioner Nandkumar Jantre and Deputy Mayor Ashok Bhoir. With cameraperson Ravi Nikam, Aditi Diwekar for NMTV News.
January 13, 2015