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Focus on health of children: CWC chairperson

Protection of children’s health is a social responsibility and NGOs must chip in with their efforts in addition to what the State and the Union governments were doing.

District Child Welfare Committee chairperson Nallani Rajeswari at a review meeting of stakeholders in Shishu Gruha here on Monday said that special care needs to be taken on the health of inmates of Bala Sadan, Shishu Gruha and Child Care institutions for the deprived.

All the persons involved in the protection of children should ensure that all the medicines, food, clothes and other benefits being given by the government reach them. DCPO Dasai Subrahmanyam and DPO Ramasubba Reddy stressed on the need for keeping the surroundings of the Sishu Gruha clean and ordered the staff to maintain hygienic conditions.

Source: thehindu.com

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