Legendary batsman Tendulkar shared his old photo with son Arjun Tendulkar and daughter Sara Tendulkar on social media on Sunday on the occasion of National Girl Child Day.
Sharing the photo on his official Twitter account, Tendulkar wrote in the caption, ‘Love, care and opportunity for our girls and boys should be equal all the time. We need to remember that our children learn from us. Let’s set the right example and celebrate our girls and boys alike. ‘
Arjun made his debut in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar made his senior debut in the recently concluded Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He was seen playing in the Elite E League group match of this T20 tournament. Emerging left-arm fast bowler Arjun also took a wicket in the match and he came out to bat at number 11 although he did not play any ball. 21-year-old Arjun showed the path of pavilion to Haryana opener Chaitanya Bishnoi in his senior debut match. The video of his wicket went viral on social media.
National Girl Child Day is celebrated every year on 24 January
In India, National Girl Child Day is celebrated every day on 24 January. It started in 2008. The main purpose of celebrating this is to make people aware of discrimination against women and girls. At one time the sex ratio problem had also arisen in the country. Since then, various state governments had launched various schemes and awareness campaigns related to it in their respective states.
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This is how people are made aware
Beti Bachao Beti Padhao was launched in 2015 with the aim of empowering women. The ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign of the government is a very good step for the girls. On the occasion of National Girl Child Day, different types of campaigns are conducted on issues like safety, education, sex ratio, health of girls.