Chairman of the DCPCR, Anurag Kundu has appealed to the Delhi government to declare a ‘ban’ on medically unnecessary, sex-selective surgeries on intersex children except in dire situations.
As per the child rights body, the disposal rate this quarter is nearly 8 times the earlier average disposal rate and highest since DCPCR has been constituted.
Additional DGs Ch Dwaraka Tirumala Rao and Ravi Shankar Ayyanar, APCID Additional DG Sunil Kumar and other officials were present.
The NCPCR raised alarm bells against the functioning of six shelter homes in Assam and Manipur saying nearly 300 of about 1,000 children mentioned in documents were not found during the inspections.
According to the letter, Rs 2000 is to be provided by the state government for online education of children who were restored to their families after the pandemic struck.
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) member Pragna Parande has made it clear that no individual would be spared if they sexually harass and abuse the girl child.
The panel said in case a child was humiliated in front of other kids, police should register a case against the perpetrators.
The court directed Ram Narayan to give custody of the child to the mother and also directed her to allow him to meet his son on the second and fourth Sunday of every month.
Humiliating or publicly rebuking a child is a gross violation of child rights and should be treated as an offence, the State Child Rights Commission has ruled.
But the NCPCR’s order that all children living in care homes in eight states be sent back to their families, would not be implemented.
BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra submitted a memorandum to National Commission for Protection of Child Rights chairperson Priyank Kanoongo in New Delhi seeking justice for the family.
As per an order issued earlier this month, six people have been appointed for a term of three years, with former MLA from Laxmi Nagar constituency Nitin Tyagi being one of them.
Welfare scheme for children of incarcerated parents ‘unsatisfactory, inaccessible’, says panel.
Only 53 per cent of CCIs in the State have a counsellor's report or case history of each child, and only 66 per cent have initial reports of interaction with the children.
As per the direction, collectors will have to organise special awareness drives for identification of vulnerable children and their families in all urban local bodies under their districts.