Curbing child abuse: CM Punjab forms committee for protection of children

Posted In: News Date:Jan 13th, 2018

Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has formed a committee on safeguarding children to review and recommend measures to prevent the increasing trend of child abuse in our society, according to a notification issued Saturday.

Minister for law will be the convener of the committee with the minister for schools as the co-convener.

The Terms of reference of the committee include "to deliberate and recommend replication of AMBER Alert system in Punjab" and "propose SOP to immediately know, locate and recover missing children, and to make our society children-friendly."