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National Girl Child Day : 24th January


National Girl Child Day : 24th January



National Girl Child Day in India is celebrated on 24 January to raise awareness about the rights of girls and to highlight the inequalities that they face in their lives. 

The main objective of National Girl Child Day is to: 

(i)To spread awareness among people about all the inequalities faced by girls in the country. 
(ii)To promote awareness about the rights of a girl child. 
(iii)To increase awareness on the importance of girl education, health, and nutrition.

National Girl Child Day was first initiated in 2008 by the Ministry of Women and Child Development.

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