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REF :    DJ EMPLOYERS employing children in  carrying  banned employment in GANGBASUDA BHOPAL M.P. NEW
            item dated 5.02.2011 in samay jagat Bhopal   M.P.

FACTS

Employers of  GANJABASAUDA  Bhopal,  M.P.  Are illegally  employing small children for carrying Fancy Lights in the DJ functions and with Baraat parties on their shoulders/heads and in other similar function. This news item has appeared in Bhopal in samay Jagat dated 5.02.2011 – copies of the news item enclosed.

LEGAL  OPINION

In view of the above facts, cases should be regidtered against those employers under the following provisions of  Law :-

Child   Labour
Act, 1986

Sections
3
14

No child can be employed in such occupations
Deals with the punishment – who so ever employs in contravention of section 3 shall be punished for 3 months RI initially which can extend to one year and with fine upto Rs . 10000/-

Juvenile Justice
Act, 2000

Section 23

Cruelty to a child or Juvenile

J.J. Act

Section 26

Hazardous employment of a child or Juvenile

Indian  penal 
Code  1860

374

Unlawful  compulsory Labour.

 

 

 

 

In the light of the above observations, it is requested that the director general of police/commissioner of police, Bhopal/ District magistrate, Bhopal superintendent of police, Bhopal or Labour commisioner of Bhopal be directed to register cases for the above mentioned cases.

 

                                                                                  (C.J. Gupta)
                                                                       Cell : 9810497062
PANEL  LAWYER  ALL  INDIA  LEGAL  AID  CELL ON  CHILD  RIGHTS
(Establlshed  under  Dehli  Legal  Services  Authority  and
Bachpan  Bachao  Andolan  under  the  aegis  of  National
Legal  services  Authority .)
L -6, kalka ji,  new  Delhi – 110019
Phone : 26224899  FAX  26236818  Email  info@bha.org.in

 

Delhi :
Dated :  10.02.2011

c.c.  To :-

  • National  Legal  Services  Authority,  Jamnager  House,  New  Delhi – 110019
  • Member  Secretary,  Dehli  Legal Services  Authority,  patiala  House, New  Delhi.
 
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