Delhi child rights body to geotag all anganwadi centers in city

The rights body hopes this will strengthen the service delivery mechanism within the department as the AWCs had proved helpful in the fight against the pandemic.  

published on : 27th August 2021

‘No steps taken to ban sex-selective surgeries’

The petitioner claimed to have done extensive work on issues pertaining to human rights violations of intersex people.

published on : 18th August 2021

Delhi child rights' body sensitises welfare officials on protection of vulnerable kids

According to DCPCR, the training is focused on the Juvenile Justice Act, the POCSO Act and the dozens of Supreme Court and High Court judgments on the issues clarifying the gaps in the law.

published on : 6th August 2021

New trafficking prevention bill violates Juvenile Justice Act: Delhi child rights body

As per the child rights panel, the Bill places the 'burden of proof' on the accused, which violates the Constitution that says the burden of proof lies on the prosecuting agency.

published on : 15th July 2021

Over 2000 children in Delhi lost either one or both parents to COVID-19: Survey

The commission various well-being surveys and identification of children who have lost their parents due to COVID-19 using data provided by Delhi government's health department.

published on : 1st July 2021

DCPCR launches helpline for children left orphaned during COVID pandemic

Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights chairman Anurag Kundu will keep a close watch and ensure that the issues raised by the callers are addressed within 24 hours, the statement said.

published on : 30th April 2021