Govt taking special initiatives for mental health of children
ISLAMABAD – The government is taking various special initiatives for the physical and mental health of the children in child protection centres. According to official data issued by child protection centre, around 38 children from Islamabad, 33 from Punjab, 13 from KPK, 1 from Azad Jammu and Kashmir are being provided with all the care they need. The Police also have handed over two children hailing from Sindh and 26 from Afghanistan to the Ministry over the last one year. Child Protection Centre has reunified 103 children from different cities with their families after necessary intervention in year 2020, 2021.
According to official data provided by MoHR, forty-eight children were rescued from roads, streets and other vulnerable places.