Traffickers are selling children in
"Children are purchased like buffaloes," said Bhuvan Ribhu ofBachpan Bachao Andolan (Save the Childhood Movement), quoting a study that isdue to be released later this year.
"While buffaloes may cost up to 15,000 rupees ($350), children are soldat prices between 500 and 2,000 rupees ($12 and $45)," he told Reuters.
For instance, two brothers in
The group estimates that children account for 40 to 50 percent of allvictims of human trafficking. They are sold to work as domestic laborers, or inthe carpet industry, on farms or as commercial sex workers.
The traffickers-police connection was so strong in some parts of the countrythat traffickers scout freely and children rescued from brothels and bondedlabor were often victims again, he said.Güncelleme Tarihi: 20 Eylül 2018, 18:16