“In order to prevent any form of exploitation on girls, Hospet’s Baldota Association will be conducting workshops on self defence for girls,” said Anuradha, spokesperson of the association.
Addressing the press, she said that Baldota will conduct free workshop for girls on self defence at different schools which has already begun on November 28 and will be held till December 10. “To spread awareness against sexual harassments and other form of exploitation in high schools and colleges, defensive tricks will be taught to girls,” she said.
The association has already travelled to 20 districts and has conducted workshops for girls. Martial arts and psychological lessons will be part of the workshop, she added.
Salma Kausar, Savitha, Revathi and others were present.