The plea stated contended that various government schemes and policies also entitle such children/victims to back wages.
The boys were brought to Bengaluru by train and taken to the brick factory.
They got back to Vellore on Friday after the district collector intervened to get these poor workers emancipated from the cruel exploitation.
The Economic Survey 2016-17 showed that of patterns of flows of migrants showed less affluent states saw more 'out migration' while the affluent states were the largest recipients of migrants.
After being sold at the age of six, Mallesh Badrappa's work entailed plucking 1,500 roses every two days, braving the thorns encapsulating delicate flowers.
The AIADMK's A Anbazhagan wondered why Chief Minister V Narayanasamy who demanded the resignation of the UP Chief Minister following a rape incident in that state is silent now
Eleven years after they were rescued from bonded labour at a brick kiln, a groups of Irulars will now get to sleep in the comfort of proper houses.
Grace Forrest, co-founder of the Walk Free anti-slavery organisation, said Friday that means one in every 130 women and girls is living in modern slavery today, more than the population of Australia.
Three from Srikakulam held for engaging them as domestic helpers; cases booked against three house owners.
The rescue operation was conducted after one of the labourer’s father informed an NGO in MP and the district administration there contacted the officials in Bengaluru.
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The bench, which disposed of the plea, observed that NHRC had already passed directions on the issue and asked the petitioner to approach the commission for further directions.
Selvi was born into bonded labour. She was rescued two decades ago and now she is a single mother. But what if she has no other option but to shackle her legs again
Multiple incidents of Irula families being rescued from bonded labour are being reported frequently.
A resident of Balangir and helping out distress Odia migrant workers stuck in Tamil Nadu, Babu took up the matter with several NGOs working on migration issue.
Yechury also lashed out at the central government over reports that it owed states and industry Rs 3 trillion and accused the centre of shifting the burden of fighting the pandemic to the government