West Bengal Commission For Protection Of Child Rights Wbcpcr
West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.23

Bengal: Child rights body vists hospital

Several children have died in the state over the last few weeks due to acute respiratory infection and adenovirus...
By PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 09.01.23

Workshop for underprivileged kids in Kolkata to give them a voice

Child marriage, molestation, trafficking and Pocso Act discussed...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.12.22

Three minors rescued from Patuli apartment, 2 ‘traffickers’ arrested

Raid is yet another pointer to shifting of trafficking dens from traditional prostitution hubs to residential buildings, beauty parlours and similar places...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.09.22

75% of kidnapping victims in West Bengal between 2019 and 2021 were children

Child rights activists slam police’s ‘general mentality’ instead of reacting on time & preventing a crime...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 08.09.22

Baguiati double murder: Child rights panel sends notice to police

The commission has sought to know why they were not informed when there was a case of violation of child rights and why the information was not uploaded on the portal on missing children...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


News  /  Published 29.07.22

Transgender teen helms commission for child rights protection for a day

With a friend’s help, Shivam went to Bihar as a dancer where she was 'sexually exploited' and finally with the help of an NGO, she fled to Kolkata...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.07.22

Trafficking survivors speak of post-rescue challenges at Kolkata session

Joseph Wesley, who looks after Bengal operations of World Vision, spoke about 'prohibitive cost' of continuing a legal battle for a survivor...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 10.06.22

Childhood under attack: Boys at risk

Who says child molesters target only girls? The Telegraph hears out men who have been victims of sexual predators in the past ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 27.05.22

Seek kids' views for report on them: Gender panel

Media consultation on gender sensitisation held in Kolkata...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 01.04.22

Rights workshops for Kolkata school students

West Bengal commission holds sessions on child marriage, elopement and Pocso Act...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata


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