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Awareness programme on trafficking

Udalguri district the District Child Protection Unit in collaboration of Pherengadao, a local NGO, has organised an awareness programme on human trafficking at Bordoloi Bhawan, Tangla on Wednesday. The programme was chaired by Tangla College professor Ghateswar Baruah.

Speaking on the occasion, State Child Protection Society Programme Manager Savio Laura said "We have to join hands together to curb the menace of human trafficking. By propagating false promises children's are lured to urban areas and racketed through traffickers."

The programme also attended by journalists, SDC Dithakananda Hazarika, Anganwadi workers, VDP members,village headmen, etc.

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is an Independent journalist based in Assam. He has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications including The New York Times,Firstpost,The Telegraph. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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