Child Helpline preventing atrocities against children : C.M. Joshi

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
C.M. Joshi,

Mangaluru : C.M. Joshi, Principal District and Sessions Judge, said on Wednesday that it was the duty of every citizen to prevent child labour. He was speaking after inaugurating the World Day against Child Labour function here. Mr. Joshi said that if anyone came across any instance, they should inform the Child Helpline: 1098. “It […]

DK to be declared as child labour-free district: Minister

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Mangaluru : District In-charge Minister B Ramanath Rai said the district will be declared as child labour-free district by September. He was speaking after inaugurating World Day Against Child Labour programme organised by the District Legal Services Authority, Labour Department, district administration, Zilla Panchayat and various other government departments at Town Hall in Mangaluru on Sunday. […]

Panel to work out criteria to declare district child labour-free

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Mangaluru : An eight-member committee headed by Renni D’Souza, State convener of Campaign Against Child Labour, has been set up to work out the criteria and modalities to be followed for declaring Dakshina Kannada a child labour-free district. At a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner A.B. Ibrahim and Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayat Chief Executive Officer […]

Eradicate poverty to minimise child labour : C M Joshi

Saturday, June 13th, 2015
Bala Karmika

Mangaluru : The District Legal Service Authority, District Administration, District Child Labour Project Society, Police department, Mangalore Bar Association, Child line and other organizations organised  World Day Against Child Labour and legal awareness workshop  at Nethravathi Hall of Zilla Panchayat here on Friday, June 12. Speaking on the occasion  First Additional District and Sessions Judge C […]

Hasten recovery of fines in child labour cases: DC

Friday, April 17th, 2015
child labour

Mangaluru :  Deputy Commissioner A B Ibrahim directed the Assistant Labour Commissioner to hasten recovery process of fine amount from defaulters who deploy child labourers. Chairing a meet of district child labour planning association, he told the officials concerned to procure medical certificate regarding age confirmation of child labourers, from hospitals, within a month. He […]

8 year-old child labour rescued at Bantwal

Sunday, September 1st, 2013
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Bantwal : A 8 year-old child labour rescued from government servants house at Ajjibettu, near BC Road here on Saturday August 31. Officials of the child helpline, Education department, Labour department with the help of police took the operation at house of Kadri police constable Eru Nayak and a village accountant Jyothi Bai of Bantwal […]

Anti-child labour street show by kids attracts attention

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012
Anti child labour

Mangalore : A street show intended at creating awareness against the practice of child labour, was held near the KSRTC Bus stand in Mangalore on May 15. Children from Vanashri Residential School, Sagar presented the programme with the co-operation of the Department of Public Instructions, Labour Department and Women and Child Welfare Department. Children presented […]

ZP organises workshop on child labour held for inspectors

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Mangalore : A workshop on Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act of 1986 was held for inspectors appointed under Section 17 in the Nethravathi Auditorium of the Zilla Panchayat (ZP) on Feb 16 Thursday. The workshop was jointly organized by the state government, the Zilla Panchayat, the district administration, and 12 departments. Speaking on the […]

CDPO officials rescues a child labour

Thursday, November 17th, 2011
child labour

Mangalore : As per the complaint filed, the labour department, the child development project office (CDPO), and the Pandeshwar police raided the house at Old Kent Road for employing a child labour on November 17, Thursday. The house belongs to Mansoor Hussain and took charge of a 12-year-old girl called Minaz. The source had complained […]

Labour department rescued four children from Baikampady

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Mangalore: Labour department officials rescued four minor boys, who were been employed at an industrial unit in Baikampady Industrial Area on September 13, Tuesday. The department took the action as per the complaint filed by by the office-bearers of Akhila Bharata Karmika Sangha. The rescued kids are Mothi Kumar, Sajal Kumar, Gangaram Kumar, and Rohith […]