NCPCR ordered stoppage of sale of Johnson's baby shampoo and also removing the product from stock of shops after Drug Testing Laboratory, Jaipur declared it of substandard quality.
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) in 2016 had first asked chief secretaries of five states to get J&J baby products tested in a laboratory accredited by the NABL.
The intervention came after the death of a nine-year-old boy in Hyderabad who was on treatment for game addiction and reportedly died due to overdose of prescription drugs.
The NCPCR suggested that the CBSE may issue a circular to schools affiliated to it to exempt children of the slain jawans from the ongoing and upcoming board exams.
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Along with the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights, the NCPCR will visit 56 Child Care Institutions (CCIs) in Odisha and submit their report to Women and Child Development Ministry.
It has also recommended that observation homes start intervention on education soon after the child, who is in conflict with law, is referred to a home.
In a survey of 50 observation homes across the country, the NCPCR said it was found that considerable percentage of children are either school drop outs or have never gone to a school.
Sources in NCPCR said the child rights body was forced to make the number, operated as Prevention of Children from Sexual Offenses (Act) e-box helpline, non-operational last month.
The NCPCR’s recommendations based on a research, which have been sent to CEC have argued that teachers should not be deployed as booth-level officers.