First child protection Unit set up in Quetta
QUETTA: The Balochistan government has established a ‘First child protection Unit’ in Quetta, which would take concrete steps to end all forms of violence, abuse, exploitation and neglected of innocent child across the province, head of the child protection unit Nasir Baloch said on Thursday.
Talking to a private news channel, Nasir Baloch said this child protection unit would be working for all children whether they’re under parental care, community care or commercial institutes to provide speedy and free of cost justice to every child at their doorsteps. Nasir Baloch said that media should also play an effective role in educating the masses on protection of children.
First they will be given awareness and then taught preventive measures, he added. He further explained it has been established as part of the Child Protection Act passed by the government in 2016. – APP