KOOTTU is a prestigious child safety initiative by Kerala Police, setting up with the help of Bachpan Bachavo Andolan (BBA), to enable secure cyber space for children. The project was launched by Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, Hon.ble Chief Minister of Kerala on 26-07-2022 at Govt GHSS, Cotton Hill, Thiruvananthapuram.
At least 66 children have committed suicide in Kerala since the imposing of the lockdown in the state till the end of June 2020. With schools closed and minimum chances for social interaction, children are experiencing tremendous mental stress, anxiety and other mental health issues. In this context, Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala, Sri Pinarayi Vijayan has launched a project named 'Chiri' for ensuring the wellbeing of ch...