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Aug 04, 2021
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Vice President welcomes recent amendment to Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today welcomed the recent amendment to the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act and stressed the need for its effective implementation at the grass-root level. Mr Naidu made these remarks when the Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani called on him at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas. The Vice President stated that he had received numerous representations on the issues concerning orphaned children. The Minister briefed him on the salient features of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which was passed recently by the Rajya Sabha.

Ms. Irani also informed the Vice President that the recent amendment empowers the District Magistrates and Additional District Magistrates to speed up the adoption process and ensure greater protection to the orphaned children.

Mr Naidu said that he has a soft corner for orphaned children and reiterated that it is the collective responsibility of the society and the government to ensure their protection and welfare.

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