25 child labourers rescued in Delhi

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.