Literacy among women in Bihar has leapfrogged to over 53 per cent from 33 per cent 12 years ago due to sustained efforts of the government, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said.
India’s already grim sex ratio scenario runs the risk of turning worse with more women than men preferring sons over daughters.
More and more females in India are successfully seeking literacy.
With female education not
picking up, the government on Friday said it intends to give more
focus on women literacy through a national mission.
Day in Pics: 27th November
Showbiz World - November 27, 2014