Education & Learning centre inaugurated for rag pickers by Petainer Innopac Packaging along with NGO Chintan
Mr. Atit Bhatia – MD, Petainer Innopac Packaging inaugurating the educational & learning centre for women child of waste picker at Takiya Kale Khan, Delhi
Mumbai, 8th January, 2015: An educational & learning centre for women child of waste picker at Takiya Kale Khan, Delhi was inaugurated by Mr. Atit Bhatia, Managing Director, Petainer Innopac Packaging. This was a joint initiative byChintan Environmental Research And Action Group, Hindustan Tin Works Ltd and the Petainer Innopac Packaging.
The event started with ribbon cutting ceremony followed by few cultural dance performances and a play prepared by waste picker children. The waste picker children gave out a strong and emotional message on the topic of “Bal Vivah (Child Marriage)” during the performances and educated the community on various actions they can take to counter such events.
This philanthropic effort is an endeavor to highlight the plight of waste picker children, give them a chance to a better education and supports Chintan’s “No Child in Trash” program.