Friday, 20 January 2017

JANUARY 19 (Women's Right)

1. Dainik Bhaskar / Rajasthan Patrika (Kota)
Beti Bachao Beti Padhao message given in a conference of Mahila Arogya Samitis organized under Urban Health Mission.

JANUARY 19 (Education)

1. DNA / Hindustan Times / Rajasthan Patrika
Students' learning level in Rajasthan has improved in last two years, says Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) released by Pratham. But it says 53% of class I students cannot recognise digits.

2. Dainik Navjyoti
In the Budget of crores of rupees, only 16.7 per cent allocated for school children in Rajasthan, says a survey report of Child Rights and You (CRY).

JANUARY 19 (Child Right)

1. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar / Dainik Navjyoti
Man accused of sexually assaulting minor boy arrested at Bhatta Basti in Jaipur. He had also forced the boy into child labour.

2. Daily News / The Times of India
Community-Based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) to be extended to selected blocks in seven more districts of Rajasthan. Poshan Amrit to be fed to malnourished children.

3. Rajasthan Patrika
Women stop getting congratulatory messages from Rajasthan government on birth of girls. The scheme for this was launched on October 1, 2014.

4. Rajasthan Patrika
Sixty per cent of cases of malnutrition are reported in only six states. One major reason for this is the shortage of micronutrients supplied to children.

5. Dainik Bhaskar (Udaipur)
Rajasthan State Commission for Protection of Child Rights takes cognizance of attempt to rape a minor girl near Mawli village.

6. Rajasthan Patrika (Udaipur)
One of two girls sexually assaulted in a forest in a serious condition. Accused are still on the run.