In this blog: We’ll disclose a few lesser-known interesting facts about NGOs in India. Read till the end, we are sure it will raise your eyebrows.
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Here Are The Interesting Facts About NGOs In India:
- The First-ever NGO organization in India ‘Bengal Home Industries Association’ was founded by nephews of Sri Rabindranath Tagore in the year 1915 (still running).
- In 2018, the Supreme Court issued a notice to CBI and the inquiry found that only 5% of NGOs in India are registered. This is why one shall know the legal status of NGO matters.
- In India, there are a total of 1.2 million active NGOs functioning for various social causes. Most of them are focused on child education.
- Total donations in India for NGOs crossed a gross charity of worth 2,200 crore rupees. (source)
- India has one of the largest orphan kids. Reportedly, India has more than 30 million abandoned children.
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