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25 child labourers rescued in Delhi

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 21:00

New Delhi: Twenty-five child labourers, most
of them trafficked from Bihar, were rescued by authorities
from two units in north-west Delhi.

"The operation was carried out in Narela area yesterday
and 25 children have been rescued," said R S Chaurasia,
Chairperson of child rights NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan which
aided the police and labour department officials in the raid.

The children, in the age group of 8-14, were rescued from
shoe-making and embroidery units.


First Published: Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 21:00
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