47 child beggars, labourers rescued by police under Operation Muskaan in April

The police had formed 15 teams of 30 police personnel to rescue child beggars and child labourers from different states under Operation Muskaan
47 child beggars and labourers rescued by police under Operation Muskaan in April
47 child beggars and labourers rescued by police under Operation Muskaan in April
Published on May 01, 2022 12:47 AM IST
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By, Chandigarh

: A total 29 child beggars and 18 child labourers have been rescued by the anti-human trafficking unit of Chandigarh police as part of a month-long campaign that culminated on Saturday.

The police had formed 15 teams of 30 police personnel which were sent to Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Delhi and Himachal Pradesh to trace the missing children.

Nine children were reunited with their families. Forty-eight awareness camps and 4 awareness campaigns were also launched by the police during the April 1-30 Operation Muskaan-VII.

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Women and Child Support Unit, Sita Devi discussed the achievements of the campaign.

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