Udaipur: A 15-year-old woman was amongst 13 tribal kids rescued from Rajasthan’s Udaipur whereas they had been being allegedly trafficked to Gujarat on Friday in two buses to work as bonded labourers, officers mentioned on Saturday.
“We have now been getting details about kids being trafficked to Gujarat from Gogunda and Saria blocks of Udaipur in personal buses. On Friday evening, we bought a tip-off that 10 personal buses had been carrying 10 to 15 kids. We instantly took motion to rescue them,” mentioned District Authorized Companies Authority secretary Ridhima Sharma.
She mentioned verify posts had been arrange at varied factors with the assistance of police to intercept a number of buses. “A staff was despatched to Balicha circle of town for checking. From there 10 boys and a lady had been rescued from a personal bus, and two extra boys had been present in one other bus,” Sharma mentioned.
Sharma mentioned over 100 kids have been rescued over the past 12 months in Udaipur. “In some elements of Rajasthan, mother and father power their kids to work as labourers primarily due to poverty and unemployment. The youngsters are made to work in fields, particularly these of BT cotton, in elements of Gujarat.”
The youngsters have been handed over to the Youngster Welfare Committee.