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The Government of Nepal has formed National Child Rights Council as per the Section 59 of Children's Act, 2018 under the chairpersonship of the Women, Children and Senior Citizens Minister in order to protect and promote the rights of children by transforming Central Child Welfare Board formed under Children's Act, 1992. According to the Children's Regulation, 1994 (Second Amendment, 2020), there are altogether 25 members consisting of 12 representatives of federal ministries, National Planning Commission and Nepal Police, secretary of Social Development Ministry of 7 provinces and 4 members nominated by the Government of Nepal from civil society, and Executive Director of the Council as a Member-Secretary.  

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Milan Raj Dharel

Executive Director

Ram Bahadur Chand

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