Country India
Year 2013
Type of Measure Justice > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description

Government of India has issued various comprehensive advisories to all States/Union Territories for preventing and combating crime of human trafficking. A Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) to handle trafficking of children for child labour was issued to all States/UTs on 12th August, 2013, wherein measures to be taken for rescue of trafficked child labourers’ and action against the traffickers/employers have been advised. These advisories/SOP are available on Ministry of Home Affair’s official website and on Web Portal on Anti Human Trafficking . A compendium of these advisories has been prepared and is being used as resource material in various seminar/conference and meetings on Human Trafficking.

Source of Information

Government of India, National review on Beijing +20, 2015, page 57

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Ministry of Home Affairs