Ashok Gehlot

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Rajasthan Govt Committed Towards Making State Free Of Offence Against Children: CM Gehlot

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot said that his government is committed towards making the state free of offences against children. The offences against children include sexual violence, child marriage and child labour. He stated that the state government is running several schemes for the welfare of children. He further stated that besides ensuring education and social development, it is also the government's responsibility to provide protection to… read-more

Sat, 25 Jun 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: ASHOK GEHLOT, Rajasthan, children, Child Rights, Government Welfare Schemes

Entertainment Industry

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Children Below 3 Years Not Allowed In TV; News Rules Issued For Children In Entertainment Industry

New draft guidelines have been issued for the welfare of children in the entertainment industry. The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights issued regulations with regards to children's participation in films, TV, reality shows, OTT, etc. According to the guidelines, children before three years of age cannot be allowed on shows except promotional programmes on breastfeeding and immunisation. Various rules governing their education… read-more

Sat, 25 Jun 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Entertainment Industry, children, NCPCR, Child Rights, Movie Sets

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Kerala: 100 Trained Cyber-Officials Deployed To Curb Child Pornography

The Kerala cyber police have deployed nearly 100 trained officers and installed modern tools including software to track the child pornography rackets. The state police also revealed that they are assisted by the Interpol, India Child Protection Fund and other. Authorities involved in curbing the menace also said that surfaced cases are a mere fraction of the total. Citing majority offenders being the victim’s relative, the officials demand… read-more

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 09:42 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Kerala, Child Pornography, Child Rights, cybercrime

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Children raised their voice for school infrastructure and hygiene facilities.

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Cycle Rally To Raise Awareness On Child Rights Flagged Off In Bhopal

To raise awareness on Children' Rights, a Cycle rally was flagged off in Bhopal on the eve of Human Rights Day. Reportedly, around 50 children from villages of Madhya Pradesh took part in the event, where they emphasized the need for better school infrastructure. The participating children also performed informative skits about "Child Rights". Reportedly, the event was organised by Samvedna and Hifazat Network for Child Protection

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 10:44 AM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Child Rights, Human Rights Day, December 10

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