CHANDIGARH: Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights (CCPCR) began a week-long internship program for postgraduate college students from University Institute of Legal research, Panjab University and other universities at convention corridor, Snehalaya, Maloya, Chandigarh.
The interactive session changed into held underneath the chairpersonship of Harjinder Kaur, chairperson, CCPCR, wherein Mahavir Singh, member secretary, State Legal Services Authority (SLSA), Chandigarh, Sangita Vardhan, ex-officio member CCPCR-cum-chairperson, Child Welfare Committee (CWC), Chandigarh, Chanchal Singh, Right To Education (RTE) representative, CCPCR and Kartar Singh, regulation officer, CCPCR, additionally participated. The event saw participation from fifty-three college students.
Harjinder Kaur briefed the interns approximately the running of commission and its activities. The interns have been additionally instructed about child rights and the way they might get worried inside the activities of the fee.
Sangita Vardhan informed the collection about infant rescues and rehabilitation of youngsters and the function of commission and CWC in it. Interns also raised questions related to the legal rights all through child rescue.
Mahavir Singh of SLSA highlighted the numerous acts associated with kids i.E. POCSO, JJ and RTE Act and their effective implementation for the safety of children.
Chanchal Singh, RTE consultant, while speak me approximately the challenges in training of children apprised the gathering approximately diverse projects of presidency below RTE Act. He also targeted on the issue of economically weaker sections admissions and the distance among the center and secondary school students.
The interns may be exploring diverse themes related to infant protection like mental fitness, education and personal care for the duration of their stint.
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CHANDIGARH: Commemorating the ‘spirit of giving’ on World Blood Donor Day and continuing their pressure to unfold attention approximately organ donation, Regional Organ & Tissue Transplant Organisation (ROTTO), Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI), prepared organ donation attention & pledging camp along the voluntary blood donation camp at Punjab Raj Bhawan on Friday.
V P Singh Badnore, governor, Punjab and administrator, UT Chandigarh, visited the camp, interacted with donors in addition to the crew from PGI and lauded the efforts. The camp obtained an enthusiastic response with 33 volunteers pledging for organ donation.
Prof Vipin Koushal, appearing scientific superintendent PGI stated, “Through these camps, we need to build cognizance and an advantageous mindset towards this noble and healthful exercise of organ donation. With political will, this initiative may have an incredible cascading effect and could simply help us garner sufficient traction for the reason.”
Commending the synergy among blood financial institution and ROTTO for selling the motive of blood donation and organ pledging, Prof R R Sharma, head, branch of transfusion remedy, PGI, stated, “I suppose, it is a extraordinary idea to have organ donation pledging counter alongside the voluntary blood donation camps as it’s miles a great deal easier to sensitize blood donors about the motive who’re already driven by using passion and commitment to ‘live beyond oneself. Whether it’s far blood donation or organ pledging, the stop goal is to provide a present of lifestyles and be the purpose of smile to many faces.”
Rakesh Sangar, president, Shri Shiv Kanwar Mahasangh Charitable Trust, the NGO that partnered the Camp, expressing comparable emotions stated, “Community carrier is the core mandate of our NGO and there cannot be a better carrier to humanity than saving a few one’s life thru blood or organ donation.”