DC Srinagar distributes cheques under NCLP

In order to eliminate child labour from Srinagar and to provide avenues of education to them, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone distributed stipend cheques among 102 children under the National Child Labour Project (NCLP) at a function held here today.
DC Srinagar distributes cheques under NCLP
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 In order to eliminate child labour from Srinagar and to provide avenues of education to them, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone distributed stipend cheques among 102 children under the National Child Labour Project (NCLP) at a function held here today.

The DC dwelt on child labour project and said that it was a holistic and multipronged programme to eliminate child labour from the country.  He said six Child Labour Special Schools are working in the district. He said the strategy involves withdrawing these children from work places and putting them into special schools to provide them education and vocational training in different trades, besides providing them mid day meals and stipend.

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