The Fact News Service
Kapurthala, November 10
In a major step to provide a great sense of security to the schoolgirls in the Kapurthala, the district the administration has today launched a 45 days “self-defense” program, for which the Asian gold medalist in martial art in 1986 at Hong Kong Gurpreet Rozy Sethi would provide his esteemed services.
Deputy Commissioner Kapurthala Deepti Uppal who is personally looking after the implementation of this noble initiative across the district said that ” being a lady she wants girls to deal with the persons with bad intentions with iron hands and the district the administration would provide all kind of assistance to the girls for that”.
The training programs were launched today at various Government schools at Kapurthala, Phagwara, Bholath, Sultanpur. In Kapurthala, it was launched by the ADC General Rahul Chadha. Under the first phase a Batch of 500 girls to be trained from the classes of 9th and 11th. The instructions team includes 8 martial artists.
The charge of the team Rozy Sethi said that the training program has a fully professional approach as it would be on the basis of ” Locks and choks ” art . It will prepare the girls to use their hands as weapons to save themselves besides using Pens, Pencils, Bags, Clips, etc for defense from any misbehavior.