02 AUG 2018 by PIB Delhi
As reported by National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), a total of 68,874 , 60,443, and 63,407 children were reported missing during the year 2014, 2015 and 2016 respectively.
The Khoya Paya portal was launched in the month on 2nd June, 2015. Total number of children tracked and recovered since inception to till date using the Khoya-Paya citizen corner of Trackchild is 5427. The Ministry of Women and Child Development has organized various meetings/consultations with different stakeholders. Brochures on Khoya Paya were also printed. The Ministry collaborated with Radio channel, and jingles on Khoya Paya were produced and aired on Radio City 91.1 FM. WCD Ministry also collaborated with the Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) and various slogans on KhoyaPaya were publicized on the walls in the villages as a campaign on missing children.