Delhi: 34 child labourers rescued
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Last Updated: Friday, April 22, 2011, 20:09
  
New Delhi: Thirty-four child labourers, most of them trafficked from states like Bihar, have been rescued from central Delhi, officials said on Friday.

The raid was conducted by a joint team of Central Delhi Task Force on Child Labour, police, labour department officials and members of child rights NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan yesterday.

The children, who were being forced to back-breaking work for long hours, were rescued from Amar Pura and Nabi Karim areas of the capital.

Police yesterday had also arrested a man who killed a child working in his bindi-making unit in Wazirpur. The 10-year-old was beaten to death.

PTI


First Published: Friday, April 22, 2011, 20:09


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