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Official launching of the initiative by mayor of the city

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    Official launching of the initiative by mayor of the city

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    Vadodara

  • News Date:

    16 Apr 18

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"Child Friendly Vadodara" initiative has been taken up by Don Bosco National YaR Forum, Delhi & Don Bosco Snehalaya, Vadodara and its launching was organized on Monday 16th April,2018 at O.N.G.C. Auditorium, Makarpura Road, Vadodara. The main objective of this event was to create awareness among the civil society of the city regarding the"Child Friendly Vadodara" initiative. The honorable Mayor of the city, Mr. Bharat Dangar was present as the Chief guest. The District Child Protection Officer- Mr. Amit Vasava & The secretary of District Legal Services Authority- Mr. M.A. Mirza were present as the guests of honor for the event. Father George Miranda, the Director of Don Bosco Snehalaya- children's home, addressed the audience present in the auditorium. He explained the concept about this initiative to everyone. The honourable Mayor also shared his views on the same. During the event, posters & mascots prepared for this initiative was launched. Mascots were specially prepared by one of the committee members. Soon after, the Chairperson of Child Welfare Committee, Mr. Dhimant Bhatt gave the keynote speech. In this event, representatives from the different NGOs, Government departments, Police, Juvenile homes, Senior citizen groups, Organizations working for differently abled groups, Educational Institutions, corporate companies, banks, hospitals, Schools (Govt. & private), Health & ICDS fuctionaries, and the individuals who dedicatedly work for children, were present.