Child Welfare Committee

Result: 1- 8 out of 74 Article found

Two places raided, 5 child labourers rescued

The children were handed over to their guardians after medical check up by Child Welfare Committee (CWC).

Rescued from red light area, 13 girls flee UP observation home

The girls had claimed to be aged between 18 to 22, but the NGO had told the CWC that they were minors.


Newborn girl dumped in garbage heap rescued

The child was rushed to Civil hospital in Gurgaon and was admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit. She is stable, doctors said.


Thane police’s Child Protection Unit yet to get in action

Announced with much fanfare in July, the unit is still to get basic infrastructure and manpower.

For a few thousands, Orissa couple ‘sold’ off three children

The couple who allegedly bought the infant were detained too.


Injured child panel member still in ICU

Ramaswamy is still in the ICU along with his daughter, police to record his statement.

Woman’s death at shelter home: HC says detention ‘illegal’, awards kin Rs 3 lakh

The woman’s medical examination was done only after a plea was filed by the investigation officer of the case.

15-year-old rescued from prostitution racket, 1 held

A 15-year-old girl rescued from a prostitution racket has been sent to the children’s home in Dongri, from where she fled two months ago.

HC rejects bail plea of Thane shelter home caretaker

The matter came to light after a Child Welfare Committee team visited the shelter home in 2010 and found that the children were living in inhuman conditions.

‘Gangrape’ victim sets self on fire,critical

Family forced to relocate,five of the six accused arrested in the incident that took place in October

Yerawada children’s home likely to lose licence

The department,which has 1,200 homes at present,had earlier cancelled licences of nearly 192 institutes that were not abiding by rules.

‘Authorities did not prevent child being ordained as Jain sadhu’

The police said their intervention would create a law-and-order situation,YUVA member.

Couple kill son and self,daughter orphaned

The child welfare committee has taken custody of the girl,Neelam.

Air hostess locks up 12-year-old help in flat,flies to Australia

Girl flees from Netaji Nagar flat,alleges torture; police wait for return of air hostess.

Govt withdraws order holding social workers responsible for responding to RTI pleas

It opposed the order on the grounds that the RTI responsibility interfered with the other duties of social workers.