Hyderabad: Rescued child labourers sent back to Bihar

ANI | Updated: Apr 25, 2018 01:37 IST

Hyderabad, (Telangana) [India] Apr 24 (ANI): Up to 43 child labourers who were rescued from Hyderabad were sent back to Bihar on Tuesday.

"Today we have sent 43 child labourers back to Bihar through Danapur Express from Secunderabad Railway Station," said Hyderabad Child Protection Officer Imtiaz.

"We have sent them along with police, child protection unit, and women and child welfare department," he added.

In the recent past, a total of 43 child labourers who were sent from Bihar were rescued here.   

While 19 of them were rescued from a bangle manufacturing firm, 17 were rescued from Secunderabad Railway Station while they were on their way from Bihar

As per the official, the children will be brought to a common residence, from where officials will send them to their respective homes.