Pune Zilla Parishad creates “Smart Girl +” App for helping girls and women
Pune Zilla Parishad has created a mobile app “smart girl + ” to help the women, teenage girls and college girls in the district. On Sunday, on the occasion of Rakshabandhan (date. 26), it has been made available on Play Store. This app can be downloaded for free to everyone. Pune is the only Zilla Parishad in the state to create such type of app.
Girls and women can get access to health information, the menstrual cycle, food as well as career information from the school, college or home for free. To download this app, go to the Play Store in the mobile. Type ‘smart girl +’ without having space and download it. This app has been developed jointly by Zilla Parishad’s Health Department, Women and Child Welfare and Primary Education Department. At present, there are 3,317 primary schools, about 1,500 secondary schools, more than 100 junior and senior colleges in Pune district. There are around ten lakhs girls in all these educational institutions. Apart from this, there are 96 primary health centers and 539 sub-centers in the district and many volunteers, and helpers. This app can be downloaded to all of these.”The Pune Zilla Parishad’s app is very useful for women. we will get more and more women and girls from the district to download it in their mobile” said Suraj Mandhre, Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Parishad, Pune.