04 January, 2020
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Syllabus subtopic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies
Prelims and Mains focus: About the recent deaths of children in Kota, Rajasthan; NHRC: composition, vision and significance
News: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued a notice to the Rajasthan government in connection with the deaths of over 100 children at the governmentrun J.K. Lon hospital in Kota in December.
According to the reports, as many as 10 children died in just 48 hours between December 23 and 24, 2019 at the hospital.
Suo motu cognisance?
The NHRC consists of:
Vision & Mission
Source: The Hindu
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