Women and Child Development Ministry Invites Comments on the Draft National Policy for Children 2012 (download PDF)
- July 26, 2012
- Posted by: INSIGHTS
- Category: Inside India
The Ministry of Women and Child Development has drafted the National Policy for Children 2012 and is inviting comments from the general public
The first National Policy on Children was formulated in 1974. The policy described children as a supremely important asset and made the State responsible for providing them equal opportunities for growth and development of all children. The policy primarily focused on health and education of the children.