DC Inaugurates District Child Protection Unit Office.
Publish Date : 23/08/2019
Aalo 22nd August: – The West Siang Deputy Commissioner Smt Swetika Sachan inaugurated new office of the District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) in the presence of Shri Bahi Koyu, CDPO i/c Deputy Director, Women & Child Development department (WCD) Aalo on 21st August last.
While interacting with officers and officials of the department, the DC advised all to discharge duty related to child dedicatedly as it deals with vulnerable section of the society. She also inspected offices of CDPO Aalo East & CDPO Aalo West and interacted with Anganwadi Workers (AWW). She appreciates the department for successful implementation of Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY – PM flagship scheme) and other schemes implemented by the department. She directed CDPOs to identify a few Anganwadi Centres as Model Anganwadi Centre and assured to extent support for making Anganwadi Centres vibrant and attractive.
The District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) Aalo established under Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2000 deals with children in need of care and protection under Child Welfare Committee and children/Juvenile in Conflict with Law under Juvenile Justice Board .