Malala Day was celebrated in association with the NGO, Yuvsatta, on 12th July 2021 at Carmel Convent School, Chandigarh. The participating students celebrated with enthusiasm the courage and fortitude displayed by Malala and vowed to follow her example of fighting for their rights and those of other girls. The girls painted white handkerchiefs on the theme ‘Girls India: Demand and Claim Your Rights” to mark the occasion in a virtual session. The best artworks will be displayed on the eve of Independence Day of India, i.e. 14th August 2021, at a prominent place in the city.