|GOVERNMENT OF INDIA|
Ministry of Home Affairs
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 897
TO BE ANSWERED ON 28.11.2007
Cases Registered of Children Engaged as Domestic Help
SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR
Will the Minister of HOME AFFAIRS be pleased to state:-
(a) the number of persons below the age of 14 years engaged as domestic help and in small scale industry so far detected in Delhi during 2007; and
(b) the number of cases registered by the Delhi Police/administration against those responsible therefor?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
(SMT. V. RADHIKA SELVI)
(a) & (b): Delhi Police has informed that 194 persons below the age of 14 years engaged as domestic help and in small scale industry have been detected in the year 2007 (up to 23rd November). Delhi Police has registered 16 cases in this regard.