6-children rescued from factory, employers nabbed

New Delhi: Six children, hailing from Bihar, were today rescued from a city-based `bindi` factory, whose owners were arrested for illegally employing them.

The child labourers were rescued and the employers were arrested during a raid conducted by a joint team of Delhi Police, labour department officials and activists of NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) at the factory in north-east Delhi, police said. The rescued children, aged between 9 and 12 years, hail from Bihar, they said.