4th October, 2012, New Delhi
On a complaint filed by Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA),17 child labourers including 2 minor girls,who were victims of forced labour, were rescued from plastic and blanket cover making industry in (Bavana industrial area)North-West Delhi. The rescue operation was led by Mr. Ajay Arora (SDM,Narela) accompanied by police, members of Labour Department and activists of BBA.
New Delhi, 4th September 2012
Acting on a complaint filed by BBA, District Task Force, Labour Department and SDM, 36 minor boys were successfully rescued.
August 3rd, 2012, Tirupur: In one of the biggest human trafficking rackets in the history of the state of Tamil Nadu, the police of Tamil Nadu along with activists of Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA), successfully rescued 15 children and 3 adults from the custody of the traffickers. All of them were brought to work in packaging industries in Tirupur and belong to the district of Darbhanga, in Bihar. The two traffickers have been arrested and the interrogation is in progress, leading to releasing of more children (still in process), carefully hidden away in different pockets of the city.
11th July, 2012 New Delhi Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) activists were attacked while rescuing trafficked bonded child labourers in the capital today. A team of BBA had identified more than 100 children working in the area of Nabi Kareem in Zari, Embroidery and Leather industries. The rescue teams led by Sub-Divisional Magistrate Mr. Mani Bhushan Malhotra (Nabi Kareem police station) and accompanied by police, members of Labour Department and BBA activists were prepared to raid 6 different locations where child labourers had been identified.