Special cell for missing kids, child labourers

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Police on Friday announced to set up a special cell for missing children and child labourers at the CID office here.

The main objective of the cell is to rescue children, who are likely to take to crime or begging, Additional DGP (Law and Order) SA Huda said.

Prevention of trafficking of girls is also one of the issues that the cell would focus on, Huda added.

Senior officer Umapati has been named the nodal officer of the cell.

NGOs and civil society members have been requested to contact the nodal officer for suggestions and contributions for the success of this initiative, a release said.