The Assam Chief Minister requested the youngsters to imbibe wholesome habits, practise well being and hygiene and respect the elders.
For the safety of kids and to safe their future towards exploitation, dad and mom, academics and all different stakeholders collectively ought to work to advocate and promote their rights, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mentioned on Saturday.
Interacting with a delegation of kids and officers below 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.
Mr. Sonowal requested the youngsters to imbibe wholesome habits, practise well being and hygiene and respect the elders.
Securing the way forward for kids is the duty of the federal government, Mr. Sonowal mentioned, including that efforts have been made to see that each youngster is protected against violence and so they have entry to reasonably priced healthcare and nutritious meals within the state.
Replying to questions from the youngsters, he mentioned that he would take initiatives to supply high quality and reasonably priced training to all kids, particularly to these in susceptible circumstances.
To a different question, Mr. Sonowal mentioned that the state authorities took steps for organising greater than 100 excessive faculties in tea backyard areas.
He additionally mentioned steps would even be taken for offering scholarships to the specially-abled college students.
The Chief Minister 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 Youngsters’s Day celebrations on Friday, November 20, met Mr. Sonowal on Saturday and offered him the youngsters’s manifesto on translating kids’s rights in a post-pandemic world.
Mr. Sonowal offered signed copies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s e-book Examination Warriors to the youngsters and wished all of them luck of their future.