Dimapur, August 5: The District Child Protection Unit under the Department of Social Welfare Nagaland conducted an awareness programme on child rights and protection at Shoixe village, Zunheboto on August 5.
The resource person of the programme was J Khetoholi Yepthomi, legal cum probation officer, DCPU Zunheboto. She spoke on child rights and protection and POSCO Act.
Ruzonuo Rita Rutsa, DCPO Zunheboto deliberated on different services and protection mechanisms available for children in the district, while Kito Ayemi, Protection Officer, Zunheboto highlighted on the role and functions of village level child protection committee.
The DCPO further appealed the VLCPC to identify children at risk so that they could avail the services available for the betterment of the child’s future.
(Page News Service)