Economic self reliance must for women empowerment

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Staff Reporter
Lahore

Former Governor Punjab and the President Pakistan Jazba Foundation, Lt. Gen. Khalid Maqbool has said that without economic self-reliance of women, the concept of Women Empowerment could not be materialized. He said that women are more than 50% of our population and by ignoring them, the destination of economic prosperity and development of the country couldn’t be achieved.
He expressed these views while addressing the distribution ceremony of equipments, machines and other articles amongst the skilled women to start/ expand their own business, here on Thursday.
On this occasion, 50 skilled women were given complete equipment of beauty Parlor included Parlor Chairs, equipment, makeup kits to the beauticians, Juki machines, electric motors, machine stands to the dress makers and complete sets of computers to the women working in IT field.

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