Slug: Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi College of Engineering observes “National Women’s’ Education Day”
Nagpur Today: While delivering the key note address during the seminar on National Women’s’ Education Day organized by International Women Council for Human Rights at Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi College of Engineering on January 3, 2014, leading obstetrician and gynecologist and infertility specialist Dr Alka Mukherjee stressed on the need to save girl child. She vehemently said that all the gynecologists should strive to save female fetus and should prevent female feticides at all costs.
Alka also dwelled on various gynaec problems and the appropriate treatments. She also enumerated some of the latest findings and the mode of treatment which is more effective and cost efficient.
She explained to the female students of Priyadarshini College of Engineering about various problems that the girls face nowadays like the hair fall, stress, obesity etc. She stressed on good, healthy diet which includes balanced diet of green leafy vegetables and other pulses. She asked the girls to avoid Fast Food, Aerated water (Cold Drinks).
She asked every girl who was present in the hall that they should drink milk twice a day and 4-5 liters of water. She also asked them to do regular exercise which could include walking, cycling, meditation and yoga.
Dr. Alka advised the girls to take out at least 10 minutes for themselves and indulge in self-hypnosis, by auto-positive-suggestions like “I am Beautiful, I am Intelligent, I can do anything I want etc”.
Earlier, the Chief Guests were Dr Arup Mukherjee, President, ICHR and Principal, PIGCE Dr. Vivek Nanoti who lit the traditional lamp to inaugurate the seminar.
HOD, ETC Deptt Taksande conducted the programme, while Poff Barwad Co-ordinated well and Proff SH Jawale gave the vote of thanks.