The child is one of the integral basic constituents of the society and it is an important part of the society. A Secured, Healthy and Educated child builds robust society in future. Taking that into account, various rights are conferred on children. But many impediments are coming in the way of free enjoyment of these rights by children. In this context, for overall development of child, it is equally important to make provisions for protection of child rights.
Additional Chief Secretary, Social Justice & Empowernment Department
A large number of children come in contact with Indian Railways as abandoned, trafficked, homeless and run-away from their homes. In 1994, UNICEF estimated that 11 million street children live in India, and most of these children are living at and around Railway Stations. They travel to different parts of the country through trains and use railway premises for shelter and livelihoo
Orphan and destitute children below the age of 6 years are rehabilitated to the families/parents do not having their own child through Adoption or pre adoption foster care. Total 9 Government organization ...