scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Thursday, March 04, 2021

Named after Savitribai Phule, skill centre for women to come up in Naigaon

Referring to the first girl’s school that the reformist couple started in Pune’s Bhide Wada, the CM said, “The government will intervene to resolve legal disputes related to the place and develop it into a grand memorial to commemorate the great work of Savitribai Phule.”

By: Express News Service | Mumbai |
January 4, 2019 4:48:40 am
devendra fadnavis, maharashtra government, drought, water scarcity, mumbai news, indian express news The chief minister visited the memorial of Savitribai Phule in Naigaon and offered his respects.  (Source: File Photo)

A STATE-OF-THE-ART skill development centre for women will be built at Naigaon in Satara district, named after social reformer Savitribai Phule, said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday, marking her 186th birth anniversary.

“Social reformers Jyotirao Phule and Savitribai gave Maharashtra an identity of a progressive state. The government is committed to take forward their legacy with greater zeal for the well-being of the people,” adding that Naigaon was the birthplace of Savitribai Phule.

The chief minister visited the memorial of Savitribai Phule in Naigaon and offered his respects.

Referring to the first girl’s school that the reformist couple started in Pune’s Bhide Wada, the CM added, “The government will intervene to resolve legal disputes related to the place and develop it into a grand memorial to commemorate the great work of Savitribai Phule.”

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Mumbai News, download Indian Express App.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement