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Childline Se Dosti Corner Held At Kalaburagi Back
Don Bosco PYaR, Kalaburgi organized CHILDLINE Se Dosti Corner at SHarana Basaveshwara Appa Lake Garden on November 15, 2015. The programme began with the distribution of CHILDLINE handbills to everyone present in the garden. The team members invited the people to come along with their children to the Open Air Theatre at the garden. As families and children started trickling in, a brief introduction about the programme was given to the people and CHILDLINE SE DOSTI CORNER began with innovative ice-breakers by the team members.

Anandraj, Margadarshi Society, Kalaburagi, said that CHILDLINE Se Dosti Corner is part of the seven-day campaign intended to increase awareness about the helpline so that greater number of children in need of care and protection may benefit from it. Speaking on the occasion, Vital Chikani, Member, CWC, Kalaburagi, said, “Crimes against children and women are on the rise. As responsible members of the civil society everyone prevent such incidents”. Separate games and competitions were organized for children and teens and winners were awarded attractive prizes.

Irene Lobo, Domestic Workers Union, Kalaburagi, Bharatesh Shilavantar, Legal Cum Probationary Officer, DCPU, Kalaburagi, Fr. Prasad SDB, Project Director, Don Bosco PYaR, Kalaburagi, Basavaraj Tengli, District Coordinator, CHILDLINE, Mallappa Rajoor, Coordinator, Collab, Don Bosco PYaR and CHILDLINE team members were present for the programme. Over 200 children, general public and staff participated in the programme.