Six child labourers rescued from Lucknow University canteen

Six child labourers working in canteens at Lucknow University have been rescued by a team of the Uttar Pradesh Labour department, sources said here Thursday.

Updated: Apr 14, 2011, 13:34 PM IST

Lucknow: Six child labourers working in
canteens at Lucknow University have been rescued by a team of
the Uttar Pradesh Labour department, sources said here Thursday.

Nirmal, Neeraj, Rahim, Abdullah, Manish and Hasan -- all
aged between 10-14 years, were rescued yesterday from canteens
owned by private operators in the Univeristy, they said.

The children were later sent to a shelter and notices
have been served to the canteen owners.

PTI