Two students tied to bench in Anantapur

HM says it was parents who tied up kids; collector orders probe; case filed against HM.

published on : 30th November 2019

NCPCR to audit decision for need to put children in shelter homes

There are nearly 3.8 lakh children living in over 9,500 childcare institutions-run by state governments and NGOs in the country.

published on : 29th August 2019

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.

published on : 27th August 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.

published on : 25th August 2019

NCPCR team visit of no use for Chennai's Perumbakkam kids?

Even 8 months after child rights body visited resettlement colony, residents allege various facilities are still not available for children.

published on : 25th August 2019

Scrapping Article 370 will allow J&K children to get protection under law: NCPCR

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.

published on : 6th August 2019

UP tops NCPCR list of child abuse cases reported at shelter homes

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.

published on : 13th July 2019

Papon incident: NCPCR probing whether channel at fault 

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.

published on : 23rd February 2018