Observation of International Deaf day:
SNDAYP has observed the International day of the deaf on 26th Day of September 2013 at Youth Hostel, Puri. The theme for this year was ‘Equality for Deaf People’. More than one hundred fifty participants attended the function. Deaf children welcomed the guests and sang the National Anthem through ISL. The cultural shows were performed by deaf children and young people in nexus with each other. The songs, dance and mono action was enchanting.
The District Child Protection officer informed that Child Protection units in Panchayat and block level are being formed where the leaders of the panchayat, teachers and two number of students will be members. Special Police cell is in place in all police stations for the protection and care of the children. Juvenile justice board and Child Welfare Committee have already been formed for protection and care of the children in district level.