Lohri mela dedicated to acid victim

The annual lohri mela of Malwa Sabhacharak manch which is being organised on January 10 and 11 will be dedicated to the acid attack victim Harpreet Kaur who died on December 27.

The two-day event will comprise seminars on female foeticide, need for moral education for children, traffic awareness as a subject in schools and much more. In this mela lohri of new born girls will be celebrated to create awareness among masses.

KK Bawa, from the manch said, "We will also honour women who have done extraordinary work in their fields on this day."

Malkiat Singh Dakha, former Congress MLA and also member of Manch said strict punishment needs to be given to the ones who are found involved female foeticide.

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