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Photos from science fair reunite three orphan sisters in Hyderabad

August 10, 2021 7:13 am

According to the child welfare officer, the two elder sisters were also separated for a brief while initially after their father died but were able to communicate with officials and were quickly reunited.

Rotarians promote vaccination, help Covid orphans

August 09, 2021 10:12 am

To date more than 650 persons have been vaccinated in four camps. Masks, sanitizers and refreshments are also distributed to the vaccinated persons.

Among Punjab’s Covid orphans, some too young to know what happened to parents

June 21, 2021 7:05 am

Till date 28 children have been orphaned after loss of both parents in eight out of 22 districts of the state. Rest of the districts are still updating their records.

TN CM rolls out scheme to help children who lost parents to Covid-19

June 17, 2021 9:25 am

The schemes, which were announced by M K Stalin days ago include Rs. 5 lakh and Rs. 3 lakh assistance components, preference in admission in government homes and hostels for children who had lost both the parents.

After losing parents to Covid, Surat siblings now fend for themselves

June 16, 2021 7:09 am

Nareshbhai Narola (44) and his wife Rekha (42) died of Covid-19 on April 29 and April 14 respectively, leaving both Smit and Madhavi orphaned.

SC seeks information on Centre's scheme for kids orphaned by Covid

June 01, 2021 5:51 pm

The bench said it would hear on Monday the cases of ten states first Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar and Jharkhand where more kids have bread winner guardians.

Supreme Court to districts: Take charge of kids orphaned by Covid

May 29, 2021 4:24 am

The bench observed that it is not aware of the number of children who are dying of hunger and not in care of the parents in such a large country in this devastating pandemic.

Punjab govt kicks off drive to locate kids who lost both parents to Covid

May 21, 2021 8:49 am

Teachers to prepare lists. Posters put up. Children to get financial aid, free education till graduation.

Karnataka: Govt to rehabilitate children orphaned due to Covid-19; to set up paediatric care centres across the State

May 19, 2021 1:06 pm

"The government is ready to rehabilitate children who were orphaned by the second wave of Covid-19. Children need not be afraid as we have decided to set up separate quarantine facilities as well as hostels for those up to 18 year," said Shashikala Jolle, Woman and Child Welfare Minister

PMC is coming to the help of orphans who struggle to settle down after 18

February 13, 2021 12:01 pm

The civic women and child welfare committee has passed the resolution tabled by Sahastrabudhe and forwarded it to the civic standing committee and general body for their nod so that it would be implemented as early as possible.