Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's intervention in the case of the sexual exploitation of minor girl inmates in a shelter home in Dhenkanal district.
In a letter to the Home Minister, released to the media on Saturday, Pradhan requested stern action against the perpetrators.
According to Pradhan, the state government has remained a mute spectator to the blatant violation of the Juvenile Justice Act.
In the petition, Parida alleged that a huge amount of foreign funds are coming to the NGO, which runs 26 shelter homes in Odisha out of which 15 are illegal.
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