Actionable awareness cum workshop under the banner Mission Jyoti Flame of fearlessness

Namchi, 22nd November (IPR):South District Police in collaboration with ICPS SJE&WD with the support of Namchi Smart City conducted an actionable awareness cum workshop under the banner Mission Jyoti- Flame of fearlessness at Namchi Girls Senior Secondary school yesterday.

The workshop saw the attendance of 350 Heads of Schools under South District. DCPO South ICPS, SJE&WD Ms. Roshnila Gurung, SSP South Mr. Shammi Rai and ASP South Ms. Linda Palmo were the resource persons for the event.

Chairperson SCPCR, Mrs. Deekila Bhutia was the Chief Guest in the program accompanied by Chairperson CWC, Mrs. Tshering Choden Bhutia who was the Guest of Honour.Others in attendance were Deputy Director HRDD, Mr Sagar Moktan, staff and students of the host school.

The program was organized with the primary objective of creating awareness on child sexual abuse, POCSO Act 2012 and Juvenile Justice Act 2015.

During the program six Mission Jyoti (MJ)Complaint boxes were handed over to eight different schools and 350 MJ pamphlets and booklets on warning signs of child sexual abuse were distributed to the concerned authorities.