Child labour still rampant in India’s mica industry
Published: Monday, 12 October 2015
Despite heavy press coverage in recent years and increased social awareness by multinationals, the issue of child labour in Indian mica remains a dark side to this long-established industry.
Child labour is still a serious problem in
the Indian mica industry, as poverty leaves many families with
little alternative but to send children to work in the mica
mines in the states of Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh and
The issue has been brought back into the limelight recently,