Dimapur, January 10: A meeting for initiation of Childline (1098) service for Peren district was held on January 9 in the DC’s conference hall, new Hq Peren.
During the meeting, Sandeep Kumar Mitra (resource person) briefed on the childline (1098) service. He said that Childline (1098) is a national 24 hours free phone emergency outreach service for children in need of care and protection. He also said that Childline aims at protecting the rights of the children and also deals with missing and abused children and also provides shelter, rescue and medical aid, etc.
DC Peren, S.Tainiu chaired the programme and also delivered the welcome address. Government officials and NGOs attended the programme.
(Page News Service)