Collector J. Chandrakumar has urged the managements of educational institutions and officials from Education Department to take stringent measures to prevent any case of child abduction in the district.

Participating at a meeting here on Thursday, the Collector said that he had asked the officials to visit every school and take necessary steps.

The details of drivers of autorickshaws, vans and other vehicles which ferry the children to schools should also be collected.

A note book should be kept in schools to record the names of visitors who come to schools, it was also pointed out.

- Special Correspondent