KSCPCR to set of standard operating procedures (SOP) soon

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
Kripa Alva

Mangaluru : The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act, commission chairperson Kripa Alva said, Karnataka State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (KSCPCR) is framing a set of standard operating procedures (SOP) for the effective implementation of Child protection. Speaking at a Meet the Press programme organised by Dakshina Kannada Working Journalists’ Association […]

23% of child marriages in India happen in Karnataka: Panel

Saturday, January 21st, 2017
Kripa Amar Alva

Bengaluru: Karnataka registers 23.2% of child marriages reported in the country, according to the Karnataka State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (KSCPCR). The state is also among the top 10 in the country in reporting child marriages. Kripa Amar Alva, chairperson, KSCPCR, told reporters on Friday that the state had been either in the […]