13th July, 2016 Subject: Parliamentary Forum for Children
Dear Smt Sumitra Mahajan,
Greetings from our coalition of voluntary organisations working for the rights of children in India.
We are writing to seek your kind attention to the fact that since May 2014, when the present Parliament was elected, the appointment of the Parliamentary Forum on Children has been pending. We request you to appoint this forum.
Given the fact India is home to the world's largest population of children, and recognising that children's needs and rights deserve due recognition and attention in national affairs, we believe this forum should be operating and raising due attention to…