Twenty children rescued from circus in Goa
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Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 16:01
  
Panaji: Twenty children were rescued late Friday after police raided a travelling circus in the state, police said on Saturday.

Police raided the camp in Margao, 35 km from Panaji, after a girl complaint accused the circus manager of raping her.

"The children were being made to work as acrobats and helpers in the circus," a police official from the Goa Police Women's police station said.

The rescued children have been sent to Apna Gar, a state-run Children's Home near Panaji.

IANS

First Published: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 16:01


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