A- A A+
Last Updated : Jul 13 2020 1:30PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Ashok Gehlot-led Congress govt in Rajasthan plunges into crisis after Deputy CM Sachin Pilot declares open rebellion            Home Minister Amit Shah praises security forces for their efforts to fight COVID-19 in country            UP govt issues guidelines to start next academic session in state universities; Undergraduate classes to begin from Oct 1            J&K govt issues guidelines for arrival of tourists; Tourism sector to open in phased manner from tomorrow            Income Tax Department launches tool for Banks to ascertain TDS applicability rates on cash withdrawals           

National News

Dec 15, 2019
8:07AM

NCPCR issues advisory over misuse of children during protests against CAA

@NCPCR_
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has issued advisory to the Directors General of Police of all States regarding the use of children in unlawful activities like stone-pelting during the protests in various States against the amended Citizenship Act.

The NCPCR said, it has come to Commission's notice that certain groups of protesters are involving children in unlawful activities like stone-pelting and other violent acts during the protests. 

The Commission said that such use of children prima facie amounts to a violation of the right of children under provisions of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection) Act 2015.

The Act states that any adult or an adult group uses children for illegal activities either individually or as a gang shall be liable for rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to seven years and shall also be liable for a fine of five lakh rupees.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 13 (Jul) Midday News 12 (Jul) Evening News 12 (Jul) Hourly 13 (Jul) (1300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 13 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 12 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 12 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 13 (Jul) (1310hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 13 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 12 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 12 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 13 (Jul) Parikrama 12 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 12 (Jul) Samayki 12 (Jul) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 12 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 12 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 12 (Jul)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)