Published By: Bachpan Bachao Andolan
Published Year: 2011
The presence of large number of child labourers in the country indicates towards corruption and money illegally generated which is unaccountable income or more popularly called 'Black Money'. According to various media reports the illegal money in the country lies somewhere between Rs. 200 to 400 lakh crores. The huge amount of illicit money present in the country also includes the money which is earned by the employer (or chain of employers, traffickers and labour recruiters) by employing child labour. This indicates to a nexus between child labour and presence of black money in the country.
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