Jaisalmer: After getting information on child laborers being brought from other states, before commencing of Ramdeora fair, police officials on Thursday caught and evacuated 25 child laborers.
Jaisalmer SP Gaurav Yadav conveyed that, the fair will begin from 23rd August. Daily thousands of pilgrims are reaching Ramdeora. At that time there was information that shopkeepers from other states who have commenced shops in Ramdeora have transported large number of child laborers. A campaign was introduced to free child labourers on Thursday.
SP further stated that, under search Operation, 25 children who were selling sindoor, garlands and other items were rescued and freed. Children are operational in miserable circumstances.
They are residents of UP, MP and Rajasthan. All the children were evacuated and handed over to child welfare committee, Jaisalmer and conveyed that strict action will be taken next to employers if they employ child laborers.