Haryana constitutes authority to empower women

The Haryana government has constituted a separate commission which would empower women and review gender budgeting by ministries in the state.

Updated: Dec 28, 2011, 16:10 PM IST

Chandigarh: The Haryana government has
constituted a separate commission which would empower women
and review gender budgeting by ministries in the state.

The State Mission Authority, under the chairmanship of
the Chief Minister, would empower women socially, economically
and educationally apart from monitoring and reviewing gender
budgeting by ministries or departments, according to an
official release here today.

The SMA would function through State Resource Centre for
Women (SRCW), which would be established by funds from Central
government.
The Director, Women and Child Development would be
ex-officio Mission Director. He would head the SRCW, to be
located at the Directorate.

PTI