Coronavirus pandemic fuels child labor in India as desperate families send kids off to work

Bachpan Bachao Andolan

New Delhi — When India’s government imposed a strict lockdown in March to try to curb coronavirus infections, Sagheer Shah, a tailor in the small town of Faizabad, had to close his shop. For three months he didn’t earn a penny, burning through his savings to put food on table for his family.

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