Women folk can be empower through enhancing their skill capacity. Sultan Shah District Naib Nazim.
CHITRAL: District Naib Nazim Chitral Sultan Shah said that women folk can be empowered by giving them more opportunities of employment and enhancing their skill capacity. He was visiting Chinar Art & Handicraft training Center Moghulandeh Chitral (CAHTC). He was briefed by Ms Khadija Sardar Managing Director of CAHTC regarding different skills at the center. The District Naib Nazim was also briefed by MD that some 120 girls are giving different training at the center like wool knitting, Rugs making, local Embroidery, accessories, hand knitting, machine wool knitting, woolen Patti work, interior Decoration Pieces, wall hanging, cutting, sewing, dress designing, Art Designing, Craft Designing needle work, threat Arts etc. As well as glass painting, fabric painting and different type of handicrafts. District Naib Nazim hailed services of CAHTC and appreciated efforts of Ms Khadija MD of the center. He said that the district government of Chitral also interesting and supporting such elements who promoting women folk to provide them opportunities of earning their livelihood. He said we are trying of our best to boost skill and handicrafts capacity of women so as to minimize unemployment ratio and alleviate poverty by promoting them. “ We have trained more than 1200 girls in different art and now they gaining their livelihood with a respected and fair ways at their doorstep. Ms Khadija added while she was briefing the District Naib Nazim. She said after qualifying and completion of their 3 months training so many girls have opened their ladies shop and have launched their own small business at their homes Ms Khadija added. Now are working independently without allying on men. Ms Khadija while talking to this scribe thanked District Naib Nazim Sultan Shah for keeping his keen interest of promoting women folk. She hailed his efforts for launching and supporting women empowerment projects at Chitral.