Juvenile Justice Board
Addl. Chief Judicial Magistrate,Pratapgarh
SUSHRI AKANKSHA MISHRA
Status of the Implementation of the Juvenile Justice(Care and Protection of
Children) Act, 2000 in the States/UTs. [As on 10.03.2010]
a) Rules notified on 31.3.2004
b) There are 17 JJBs and 10 CWCs are functioning in the State, covering rest of the districts of the State.
c) Till the formation of CWC in each district. District collectors shall be responsible for exercising the role of the CWC.
d) 17 observation homes for boys and 5 for Girls are functioning in the State.
e) 12 Children Homes for boys, 5 children homes for infants (shishu), and 4 children homes for girls functioning. No proposal from any NGO received.
f) 15 NGOs has been registered under JJB Act for running child care institutions.
g) With the support of NGOs Adoption cells are functioning in 5 districts of the State.
h) Formation of Child Protection Commission is under consideration.
i) Four after care Homes are functioning in four districts of the State.
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