bonded labour


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bonded labour

, (US) bonded labor
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Though the bonded labour system has been abolished by the Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976, instances do come to notice.
The chief justice remarked that children were not treated well as they were forced to beg and for bonded labour.
Born on Feb 1, 1979, Kumari (lovingly called Kishoo Bai by her parents) had a tough childhood when she along with her family members and relatives were held for three years as bonded labour in a private jail allegedly owned by the landlord of Kunri of Umerkot district.
H Y D E R A B A D -- Speakers at a consultation on "Abolition of Bonded Labour: state and issues of bonded labour in Sindh', organized by Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) Task Force Hyderabad in local Hotel have called to take effective steps for the elimination of bonded labour and rehabilitation of liberated workers.
Whether it is bonded labour or forced conversion or rape and murder, Veerji Kolhi has a sparkling track record of standing by the oppressed and the wronged, perhaps because he is not found wanting in empathy, having been a part of a bonded labour family as a child.
HYDERABAD -- The speakers at a consultation titled 'State and issues of bonded labour in Sindh' have called for effective steps to eliminate the bondage and rehabilitate the freed labourers.
She stressed a need for providing protection for the kiln workers and those found indulging in bonded labour or child labour be taken to task.
LAHORE -- Bonded Labour Liberation Front (BLLF) General Secretary Syeda Ghulam Fatima on Sunday lauded the PML-N government for taking concrete steps for providing protection to women and children.
Bonded labour, which is a serious form of human trafficking, is concentrated in Sindh and Punjab.
India banned the practice of bonded labour in 1976, but the country is still home to 11.
This is the reason that Article 23 of the Indian Constitution prohibits traffic in human beings, forced begging and other similar forms of forced labour through Indian Penal Code and Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976.
The Sindh Assembly also unanimously passed into law the Sindh Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Bill, 2015 for the abolishment of the practice of bonded labour in the province.