Awareness programme on POCSO, sexual abuse

Port Blair
19 Jul 2017

The Nicobar District Police organized awareness programme for students in various schools of Nicobar District i.e. JNV at Car Nicobar, Govt. Middle School Philpilow, Nancowry, Govt. Senior Secondary School Mildera, Katchal, Bengali viilage, Teressa, Govt. Secondary School Bengali, Teressa, Alurong village, Teressa and at Govt. Secondary School Gandhi Nagar recently on Child Sexual Abuse and POCSO Act  under the supervision of Mr Deepak Yadav, Superintendent of Police Nicobar District. During the programme, students were briefed about provision of Law of POCSO Act-2012, child sexual offence, good touch and bad touch and how to protect  themselves from stranger or culprit. Near about 283 students of class VII to XII including villagers and teachers were sensitized through awareness programme. Beside this “NIRBHEEK” compliant box also were installed in the premises of schools under Nicobar District for dropping their complaint in the box if any and students were sensitized about the motive behind installation of such complaint box in the schools.