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    National Commission for Protection of Child Rights noted that the use of children is a crime under the Juvenile Justice Act and sought an FIR against persons who are found to be in violation of the Act.

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    "The prayer before the high court was that the petitioner, who is a hawker in the Sarojini Nagar Market, be permitted to leave his goods and wares at the place of hawking overnight. The said prayer has been rightly rejected by the high court," the court said.

    "We are specially focusing on improving our vote share among SC/STs and for that we have planned initiatives in the state," Murlidhar Rao, BJP in-charge of MP, told ET. "Special attention is on the Chambal region which has a sizeable Dalit population while tribal belts spread across the state."

    It may be noted that the state health department has issued strict Covid-19 standard protocol after signs of a slight increase in Covid-19 cases came up in the state. Tamil Nadu has also made masks compulsory and those who found without it would be charged fined Rs 500.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-18 04:06:46 )