During COVID-19 lockdown, the CWC Bolangir took suo motu cognizance and reached out to the children in need of care. The court sat in Barapudugia panchayat where 8 nos. of CNCP children were produced and approved for family sponsorship support in collaboration with Ycda Odisha India.
This comes at a time when the number of cases related to physical and sexual child abuse, mental health issues among caregivers and children has been increasing day by day in the country during the period of lockdown. Looking in to such peculiar conditions, YCDA has been working closely with the government functionaries and finding new ways to address such issues issues.