Bal Swaraj Portal launched by NCPCR for children affected by Covid -19
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The NCPCR has devised an online tracking portal ” Bal Swaraj ( Covid care link ) ” for child in need of care and protection.
NCPCR : National Commission for Protection of Child Rights
The “COVID-Care” link on the portal has been provided for the concerned officer or department to upload the data of such children.
Under Section 2(14) of the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015
The children who have lost family support or are without any ostensible means of subsistence are children in need of care and protection
The “Bal Swaraj-COVID-Care” aims at tracking the children affected by COVID-19 right from their production before the Child Welfare Committee (CWC), to the restoration of the children to their parent, guardian, or relative.