Ragpicker children rest at a yard on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. The Indian cabinet has cleared a proposal that makes employment of children below 14 years a cognizable offense with a maximum three years imprisonment or fine up to rupees 50,000 (US$909), according to news reports. The meeting presided by the Prime Minister also approved to raise the blanket ban on employing children in hazardous industries like mining from 14 to 18.
[Credit : Channi Anand/AP]

Ragpicker children rest at a yard on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. The Indian cabinet has cleared a proposal that makes employment of children below 14 years a cognizable offense with a maximum three years imprisonment or fine up to rupees 50,000 (US$909), according to news reports. The meeting presided by the Prime Minister also approved to raise the blanket ban on employing children in hazardous industries like mining from 14 to 18.

[Credit : Channi Anand/AP]


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