Dad and mom, academics ought to work collectively to advertise kids’s rights, says Sarbananda Sonowal

The Assam Chief Minister requested the youngsters to imbibe wholesome habits, practise well being and hygiene and respect the elders.

For the safety of youngsters 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 stated on Saturday.

Interacting with a delegation of youngsters 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 kids 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 stated, including that efforts have been made to see that each baby is protected against violence they usually have entry to reasonably priced healthcare and nutritious meals within the state.

Replying to questions from the youngsters, he stated that he would take initiatives to offer high quality and reasonably priced schooling to all kids, particularly to these in susceptible circumstances.

To a different question, Mr. Sonowal stated that the state authorities took steps for organising greater than 100 excessive faculties in tea backyard areas.

He additionally stated 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 position 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 introduced him the youngsters’s manifesto on translating kids’s rights in a post-pandemic world.

Mr. Sonowal introduced signed copies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s e book Examination Warriors to the youngsters and wished all of them luck of their future.