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4 child labourers rescued

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Gulbarga, Feb 24 (UNI) The police and labour department officials today rescued four child labourers, hailing from Uttar Pradesh, during raids conducted at bed manufacturing units here.

In a release here, Deputy Commissioner Anjum Pervez said the raids were conducted as part of the district administration's drive to identify and rehabilitate child labourers. UNICEF, a non governmental organisation, also helped in the endeavour.

Action would be initiated against the owners of these units under the Anti-Child Labour Act.

The children would be sent back to their native, the release added.

UNI BSR RG RL BS1156

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