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CHURACHANDPUR | Sept 22 : The Churachandpur police today inaugurated the first ever in Manipur State Child Friendly Office at Churachandpur women police station.
The inaugural function was attended by chairperson of Manipur Commission for Protection of Child Right (MCPCR), Sumatibala Ningthoujam as chief guest while DC of Churachandpur, Shyam Lal Poonia was the functional president.
Sumatibala said that she is happy that Churachandpur police has opened the first child friendly office. While lauding the effort of SP, Kabib K and Shyam Lal, she also mentioned the tireless efforts of the previous SP of the district, Rakesh Balwal and additional SP, who took their great initiative. She also suggested that two social workers, one male and one female, from the Churachandpur Child Protection Unit will be involved in execution of work of the child friendly office. India has the highest child population and they need to be protected as they are the future of the nation, she added. She also said that MCPCR will play a major role like police department and district administration in setting up child friendly offices in all the districts of the state soon.
Shyam Lal said that not only police stations but all the departments should have child friendly offices to create conducive atmospheres for women and children. While expressing gratitude to the police department and MCPCR, he appealed the people of Churachandpur to make efforts functional so as to empower children and women.