PM Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben stresses on "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" in Uttar Pradesh

The Prime Minister's estranged wife at a mass wedding ceremony urged people to ensure proper education is imparted to the girl-child.

Published: 07th December 2017 10:18 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th December 2017 01:48 AM   |  A+A-

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben. (File | AFP)

By PTI

ALLAHABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's estranged wife Jashodaben today stressed on "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" at a mass wedding ceremony here and urged people to ensure proper education is imparted to the girl-child.

Speaking at the ceremony organised by the Sahu Ekta Manch, Jashodaben congratulated the 40 couples from Robertsganj, Mirjapur, Kanpur and Bhadohi who tied the knot.

Sahu Ekta Manch chairperson Chandrika Prasad Sahu said this was Jashodaben's first visit to Allahabad and she would take a holy dip in the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati and attend the 'Ganga Arti' there tomorrow.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

facebook twitter whatsapp