Reaching Hands build “Toilet Block” for girl Students at Drass – Scoop News Jammu Kashmir

Source: Reaching Hands build “Toilet Block” for girl Students at Drass – Scoop News Jammu Kashmir

Kargil ,October 30, (Scoop News)-Keeping In view the health and hygiene, a toilet block was inaugurated at the Second inhabitant coldest place in the world Drass Sub-division of Kargil district.
The toiled for around 270 girl students under the project Girls glory reaching hands Bangalore , which was inaugurated by Haji Mohammad Shaif Advisor to CEC LAHDC Kargil graced the occasion with other dignitaries.
Speaking on the occasion Haji Shafi congratulated team rDamba (bridge) group of young professionals from Ladakh for co-ordinating and facilitating this project on school for health and sanitation at world’s second coldest Inhabitant place in the world.
He also thanked WJ Clinton fellow (AIF) Staniz Saldon and reaching for extending hand for such a unique and exclusive project in this part of India and promised a block for boys as well in coming years.
Stanzin Saldon the main hand behind this project also spoken this occasion said that she will come to the school again and again.
Stanzin Saldon Said, “If you talk to the girls in the school that how they face problem in the school”.
“We should not under estimate the problem which face the girl students on day today life”. She added.Meanwhile Syed Sajjad Hussan NYK district youth co-ordination, Sapura In-charge principal and the students of the school Roqiya and Kheriun Nissa also spoken on the occasion.
It’s pertinent to mention here that there are many schools in Kargil where there is lack of educational infra-structure which leads drop out of girl students in Kargil. While as the local administration enjoys Swacch Bharat Abhiyan every year.




Reaching Hand is a registered Charitable Trust started in 1996 in Bangalore, formed with an aim to work among underprivileged children, vulnerable youths and disadvantaged women. We envision an empowered future for all by acting as a catalyst for social change. We empower children, youth and women through our innovative program focusing on the areas of education, health and skill development so that they lead a life of self-worth, hope and dignity.

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