For the safety of kids and to safe their future towards exploitation, dad and mom, teachers and all different stakeholders together should work to advocate and promote their rights, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mentioned on Saturday.
Interacting with a delegation of kids and officers underneath the banner of UNICEF, the chief minister exhorted the necessity for dialogues and translating them into actions for constructing a greater world for youngsters the place they are going to be free from violence.
Sonowal requested the youngsters to imbibe wholesome habits, practise well being and hygiene and respect the elders.
Securing the way forward for youngsters is the accountability of the federal government, Sonowal mentioned, including that efforts have been made to see that each youngster is protected against violence and so they have entry to inexpensive healthcare and nutritious meals within the state.
Replying to questions from the youngsters, he mentioned that he would take initiatives to present high quality and inexpensive schooling to all youngsters, particularly to these in weak circumstances.
To one other question, Sonowal mentioned that the state authorities took steps for establishing greater than 100 excessive colleges in tea backyard areas.
He additionally mentioned steps would even be taken for offering scholarships to the specially-abled college students.
Chief Minister Sonowal thanked the UNICEF, Assam functionaries for his or her devoted function in championing the rights of the youngsters.
The delegation of UNICEF officers and youngsters as part of the World Children’s Day celebrations on Friday, November 20, met Sonowal on Saturday and offered him the children’s manifesto on translating children’s rights in a post-pandemic world.
Sonowal offered signed copies of Prime Minister Narendra Modis e-book Exam Warriors to the youngsters and wished all of them luck of their future.