WCD for check­ing all shel­ter homes

DNA Sunday (Mumbai) - - INDI -

Bhubaneswar: Union Women and Child Devel­op­ment Minister Maneka Gandhi has or­dered an in­spec­tion of all shel­ter homes in Odisha, a fort­night af­ter an al­leged sex­ual abuse of mi­nor girls in such an ac­com­mo­da­tion in Dhenkanal dis­trict came to light. In a let­ter to CM Naveen Pat­naik, Gandhi said, “I strongly be­lieve that the con­cerned au­thor­i­ties must as­sume moral re­spon­si­bil­ity for this in­ci­dent. I have asked Sec­re­tary, Min­istry of WCD to get an in­quiry con­ducted.”

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