Srinagar: In view of the unprecedented growth in crime among youth especially juveniles, Police in Budgam have organised a Webinar on Juvenile Delinquency and its Management.
The Webinar was attended by the SDPOs, SHOs, Investigating officers and other senior officers of the District Budgam. Medical Officer DH Bandipora Dr. Umair Qayoom, Psychologist Junaid Gayas and Ms. Insha In-charge Drug De-addiction Centre Budgam was the host speaker.
During the deliberations, the thrust was given to social and psychological aspects of juvenile delinquency. Ms. Insha commenced the deliberations on the theme and highlighted the major causes of juvenile delinquency, focussing on its behavioural and emotional components.
While speaking on the occasion, Dr. Umair Qayoom highlighted the biological aspects of juvenile delinquency and its pharmacological management. Meanwhile, Junaid Gayas also discussed the psycho-social dimensions of Juvenile Delinquency and various preventive/manage-mental interventions that may be used by the law enforcement agencies to deal with such delinquents.