Namchi, 26th February (IPR): An online safety workshop on the prevention of cybercrimes amongst children was conducted at DAC, Namchi by Sarvahitey a Delhi-based Non-Governmental Organization. This workshop is an initiative of DC (South) Shri. M. Bharani Kumar in collaboration with DCPO (South).
The workshop covered topics like Bhishing, Phising, Cyber Bully, adverse effects of hate speech and comments on social media platforms. The workshop also explored various preventive measures to protect from getting trapped in such crimes. Shri. Amit Gupta from Sarvahitey shared Helpline numbers, websites to register complaints in situations detrimental to the well-being of children so that a secure online environment can be established.
Girls from Namchi Mayallang Children’s Home were the participants of today’s workshop. It may be mentioned here that this is a first of its kind workshop held with the children to educate, protect as well as promote internet safety.