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Girls from underprivileged backgrounds stepped into the roles of ambassadors and high commissioners of 20 countries
for a day on the occasion of ‘International Day of the Girl Child’ to spread the message of equality and freedom.
The initiative was a part of a multi-stakeholder collaboration between Plan India and the delegation of the European
Union to India.

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