WATCH: Smriti Irani & Rekha Sharma Attend Event At Kendriya Vidyalaya In Delhi

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There is a need to extend gender sensitisation programmes to all schools across the nation, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday.

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There is a need to extend gender sensitisation programmes to all schools across the nation, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday. She made the comments as the National Commission for Women (NCW) initiated a comprehensive Gender Sensitisation and Legal Awareness Programme in collaboration with the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan for students of classes 11 and 12. 

'A progressive society doesn't discriminate between individuals'

Addressing the gathering at the occasion, Rekha Sharma, Chairperson NCW, said gender sensitisation needs to be a part of the education system and the programme is an effort towards the same. "A progressive society doesn't discriminate between individuals and we are trying to create a society wherein both men and women coexist and collaborate for a better future," she said.

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