Adoption means a legal process that allows someone to become a parent of a Child, even though the parent and Child are not related by blood. But in every other way, adoptive parents are the child’s parents.
Central Adoption Resource Authority
Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) is a statutory body of Ministry of Women & Child Development,Government of India. It functions as the nodal body for adoption of Indian children and is mandated to monitor and regulate in-country and inter-country adoptions. CARA is designated as the Central Authority to deal with inter-country adoptions in accordance with the provisions of the Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, 1993, ratified by Government of India in 2003.CARA primarily deals with adoption of orphan, abandoned and surrendered children through its associated/recognised adoption agencies.
CARA primarily deals with adoption of orphan, abandoned and surrendered children through its associated/recognised adoption agencies.