HM says it was parents who tied up kids; collector orders probe; case filed against HM.
There are nearly 3.8 lakh children living in over 9,500 childcare institutions-run by state governments and NGOs in the country.
National Council for Protection of Child Rights serves notices to commissioner and director of school education in Telangana
A complaint in this regard was sent to NCPCR by one Forum Against Corruption (FAC), a city-based organisation, on February 1, 2019.
Over 5,000 children abandon education in mica mines of Jharkhand, Bihar; some working as child labourers: Survey
The NCPCR said it has observed that a section of children in the mica mining areas are deprived of opportunities and have started working as labourers to supplement their family income.
Even 8 months after child rights body visited resettlement colony, residents allege various facilities are still not available for children.
The abolition of Article 370 will "completely integrate" the state with the Indian Union like other princely states in 1950 and its residents will enjoy equal rights like other citizens.
In the last three years, 43 cases of child abuse at shelter homes were reported to the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), the highest 26 in 2018-19.
The apex body for child rights is probing whether & TV, which telecasts a reality show, was at fault for not reporting an incident of alleged sexual assault against singer Papon.