Staff Reporter

ERODE: Four child labourers were rescued recently and cases were registered against the industries which employed them. Collector T. Udhaychandran told press persons on Wednesday that the Additional Labour Commissioner reviewed the functioning of the National Child Labour Scheme in Erode. He and the local Labour Welfare Department officials conducted raids on some shops and industries.

Special school

They rescued four child labourers and admitted them in the special school run by the Scheme. The Collector wanted the public to inform the Labour Welfare Department over toll free phone number 1098 about child labourers employed in any place.