Islamia College organises awareness camp on child abuse

Chadoora: With an aim of creating awareness about child abuse among school students, the NSS wing of Islamia College and Science and Commerce Srinagar in collaboration with Khyber Public School Repora Chadoora organised an awareness programme on the issue of child abuse on Saturday here.
“The purpose of the event was to arm children with knowledge which can save them from various kinds of abuse that includes sexual abuse as well,” said Prof Rehana Bhat head NSS wing of Islamia College of Science & Technology Srinagar
Interacting with children in the age group of 4 to 12, Prof Rehana Bhat gave a detailed presentation on body safety and body boundaries.
She said that 95% of child sexual abuse can be prevented through proper knowledge and awareness among children between the age group of 4 to 12 years.