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Int'l Kabaddi player Swetha honoured at JNTUK

Kakinada, Jan 24 (UNI) International Kabaddi player N Swetha has been honoured at a function held at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada (JNTUK), here on Friday.
The directorate of empowerment of women JNTUK and the NSS units of the University college of engineering have jointly organised the function to mark the celebration of National girl child day.
N Swetha has called upon the parents to educate the girls well giving them freedom to participate in sports and games and impart them training to protect themselves facing all challenges .
MP Vanga Geeta Viswanath said there should not be any gender discrimination and girls are no way inferior and proved their talents all round .
Joint Collector 2 G Rajakumari, Vice chancellor Prof Ramalingaraju, Rector GV Prasadaraju, Registrar Prof Ch Satyanarayana, University college of engineering principal Prof Balakrishna spoke stressing the need for encouraging girls in all fields .
Prof Swarnakumari Director women empowerment directorate presided.
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