Towards child beggary  free, child labour free Kerala 

  • Triggered by the child beggary/labour incidents  in connection with the Sabarimala pilgrimage
  • Piloted in Pathanamthitta District
  • Extended to four more districts
  • Project components :
  1. Rescue officers at DCPU level, in collaboration with departments of Home, Labour, LSG etc and society.
  2. Field visits to identify children
  3. DNA test identify the person accompanying the child and necessary legal actions.
  4. Rehabilitation with the help of CCIs
  5. 65 children rescued so far