POCSO Committee

A committee was constituted for redressing the complaints for sexual harassment under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act-2012.

The committee constitutes the following members :-

S.No. Name of the members Designation
1 Ms. Tanuja Pokhariyal Principal
2 Ms. Swati Pandey Vice Principal
3 Mr. Deepak Joshi Teacher
4 Ms. Deepika Negi Teacher
5 Ms. Divya Painuli Teacher
6 Ms. Sapana Rawat Teacher
7 Ms. Roopali Singh Teacher
8 Vishal Rawat Student
9 Nikita Bhandari Student
10 Ms. Namrata Counsellor

Objectives Of POCSO

  • To offer protection to children ( individuals below the age of 18) from sexual violence , namely sexual assault , sexual harassment and the inclusion of children in pornography.
  • To provide a comprehensive legislation to safeguard the interest of a child at every stage – reporting , recording of evidence , investigation and trial of offences.
  • It aims at providing relief and rehabilitation as soon as the complaint is made to the Special Juvenile Police Unit.
  • It stipulates special courts for the arrangements of sexual crimes committed against children with speedy disposal of cases.
  • It fulfils with mandatory obligations of India as a signatory to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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