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Updated January 7th, 2024 at 09:00 IST

Mohan Yadav's big action against children’s shelter homes in Madhya Pradesh | Details inside

Police said that a case had been registered in connection with the alleged disappearance of the girls from Anchal Children's Home in Parwalia area.

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MP CM Dr Mohan Yadav
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Mohan Yadav | Image:@CMMadhyaPradesh-FB
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Bhopal: After 26 girl inmates went missing from a children’s shelter home in Madhya Pradesh who were later located, state Chief Minister Mohan Yadav has directed officials to take action against such institutions which were operating illegally, reports said on Sunday, January 7. 

Informing that the 26 girl inmates of a children's home who were alleged to have gone missing were safe, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Mohan Yadav directed officials to take strict action against children's homes which are operating without due permissions and registration. He issued the directions via video conference from Indore. 

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Girls safe, Police registers FIR 

Police on Saturday said a case had been registered in connection with the alleged disappearance of the girls from Anchal Children's Home in Parwalia area, about 20 kilometres from the district headquarters.

Police have registered a First Information Report (FIR) on the complaint of district programme officer Ramgopal Yadav against Anil Mathew for allegedly running the children's home illegally. Mathew failed to provide a registration certificate for the facility, and 26 of 68 girl inmates were missing, the complainant claimed. 

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Bhopal district rural Superintendent of Police Pramod Kumar Singh said that all the missing girls were safe and with their families. It was suspected that they left after feeling homesick, said an official. 

 

(With inputs from PTI) 

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Published January 7th, 2024 at 09:00 IST

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