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Rally taken out to mark anti-child labour day

Published: 12th June 2013 09:48 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th June 2013 09:48 AM   |  A+A-

Bangalore Oniyavara Seva Coota (BOSCO) a child rescue and rehabilitation organisation organised a public awareness rally in Shivajinagar on Tuesday to mark ‘International Anti-child Labour Day’ which is celebrated on June 12.

Shivajinagar MLA Roshan Baig released the posters and stickers with the message ‘not to employ children in any form of labour’ during the rally.

He said, “There are children working in many places including houses of police officers. I will meet religious leaders so that they can give the message during prayer meetings.”

To report the cases of children working, people can call child helpline number 1098.

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