Shillong: As India celebrated Nationwide Lady Youngster Day on Friday, Meghalaya — identified for its matrilineal society — noticed a number of moms accompanied by their kids on the U Soso Tham Auditorium to have a good time the event.Organised by the District Activity Pressure of East Khasi Hills beneath the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao scheme, the auditorium and the sector of the auditorium noticed a formidable crowd.Meghalaya social welfare secretary MN Nampui graced the event as chief visitor. East Khasi Hills DC Matsiewdor Warfare was additionally current on the occasion.Talking on the event, Nampui stated that the target of the programme was to create consciousness among the many individuals concerning the issues confronted by the woman little one within the society and to take away the inequalities confronted by them. Highlighting on the significance of well being care and total wellbeing of the youngsters, Nampui urged upon the mother and father to come back ahead and administer routine immunisation to their kids.Darishisha Mawroh, one of many attendants on the occasion, stated that compared to different states, girls in Meghalaya face much less challenges and that there’s a low fee of woman little one discrimination within the state.In the meantime, Warfare stated that the celebration in Shillong started early morning with a Nationwide Lady Youngster Day Run. Greater than 17 women participated within the occasion.“At the present time is geared toward fulfilling sure targets, spreading consciousness amongst individuals about all of the inequalities confronted by women within the nation. To advertise consciousness concerning the rights of a woman little one, to extend consciousness on the significance of woman little one schooling, well being and a number of other different points,” stated Warfare.Different highlights of the day included an exhibition cum gross sales of ladies SHG merchandise from completely different blocks of the district, demo on self-defence, Sukanya Samridhi Yojana Kiosk, exhibition and demo of vocational coaching merchandise, demonstration of hand washing and pink bathroom, progress monitoring of woman little one, recipe demo and competitors, child present, dancing and singing competitors and video games held within the state central library premises.