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Three years after he killed a 32-year-old man, a Delhi court has dismissed the youth's plea to be tried as a juvenile. He is 21 now.
Childcare institutes are often reluctant to sign up for adoptions because they fear losing the government grant they get for each child.
Maneka Gandhi also directs states to ensure that all child-care institutions are registered and linked to CARA within a month.
Experts argue current adoption norms are extremely bureaucratic and prospective parents get tired of the waiting process and give up.