One in every 17 workers in maharashtra is a child - maharashtra, along with four other states – bihar, uttar pradesh, rajasthan, madhya pradesh – house more than half of the country's working children. The child labour in maharashtra state and india the race for money has speeded up in india science the last decade it is no wonder that the number of working children below the age of 14 has increased immensely estimates cite figures of between 60 to 115 million working children in india, the highest in the world. On world day against child labour (june 12), child rights and you (cry) compiled the country's latest official census – census 2011 – data which reveals that every 11th child between 5 and 18 is working in india. In 2015, maharashtra amended the factories act 1948 to reduce the number of units coming under its purview it also introduced self-certification for 16 labour laws, including the maternity benefits act 1961 and child labour act, 1986. Education is a key to preventing child labour and has been one of the most successful methods to reduce child workers in india this includes expanding education access to schooling, improving the quality and relevance of education, addressing violence in schools, providing relevant vocational training and using existing systems to ensure child workers return to school.
To know reality about child labour, maharashtra government decided to do survey on 10th november1997 to 31st may 1997 so they found that 1002 children working in different factories were belonged to child labour. One in four child workers in the 7–14 years age group in maharashtra cannot even write their name, according to an analysis of census 2011 data by child rights and you (cry) the data on illiteracy among children comes even as world day against child labour is observed globally on sunday.
Mumbai: in a major reform of a key labour law, the maharashtra government has issued a notification amending the contract labour (regulation and abolition) act 1970 which will substantially reduce. In response to a query raised by shiv sena mp rajan vichare in the lok sabha, the labour ministry has said that at 496 lakh, maharashtra had the second highest number of child labourers with only uttar pradesh, which has 896 lakh child workers, racing ahead. The reform is in keeping with the state's make in maharashtra campaign the new law called the contract labour (regulation and abolition) maharashtra amendment act 2016 had been passed in the.
Over the past two decades india has put in place a range of laws and programmes to address the problem of child labour. ‡ child labor understood as the worst forms of child labor per se under article 3(a)–(c) of ilo c 182. International labour organisation estimates that agriculture at 60 percent is the largest employer of child labour in india, while united nation's food and agriculture organisation estimates 70 % of child labour is deployed in agriculture and related activities. Child labour impedes children from gaining the skills and education they need to have opportunities of decent work as an adult inequality, lack of educational opportunities, slow demographic transition, traditions and cultural expectations all contribute to the persistence of child labour in india age, sex, ethnicity, caste and deprivation affect the type and intensity of work that children perform.
Child labour in maharashtra students name sanket kashid sameena mir sandhya rani prasad umesh tandel sweety suryavanshi vaibhav bhoir vinayak vanmali.
Child labour impedes children from gaining the skills and education they need to have opportunities of decent work as an adult inequality, lack of educational opportunities, slow demographic transition. Although children had been servants and apprentices throughout most of human history, child labor reached new extremes during the industrial revolution children often worked long hours in.
Maharashtra labour welfare board conducts labour welfare activities through the labour welfare centers department of labour stop child labour read more minimum wages read more (64 kb) special allowance read more (624 kb) news and events view all online grievances click here to register your complains. Maharashtra figures among four states with the highest concentration of child workers, according to ngo pratham, which released its survey of street children in mumbai on april 30, observed as anti-ch.