Assam Police and UTSAH Child Rights Org, in collaboration with UNICEF, Childline Guwahati and State Child Protection Society, Assam, organized – Assam Police Sishu Mitra Webinar – Part 1 on “Addressing the issues of children during COVID-19”.
Shri Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, IPS, DGP, Assam interacted with 105 children from Child Care Institutions, and Communities across Assam. Shri Harmeet Singh, IPS, ADGP, Assam also participated in the webinar for technical feedback on Police services vis-a-vis Child Protection.
The Assam DGP spoke on ways of protecting oneself from COVID-19. Children asked various questions ranging from protection from violence at home, repatriation to home State and addressing education gaps to functioning of SJPU’s, essential supply provisions and prevention of illegal alcohol sale in the community.