Bhubaneswar: On the event of International Day of the Girl Child, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik asked all to pledge for making their lives better by ensuring equal rights & opportunities.
On #InternationalDayOfGirlChild, let's appreciate the courage and resilience of our girls who have been swimming against the tide to materialize their dreams. On this occasion, let us pledge to make their lives better by ensuring equal rights & opportunities. pic.twitter.com/cbGnnztuDh
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) October 11, 2021
United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 66/170 on December 19, 2011, to declare October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world.