9 mn at risk of being pushed into child labour by ’22: UN3 min read . Updated: 11 Jun 2021, 01:25 AM IST
- Progress in ending the problem has stalled for the first time in 20 years due to the pandemic
NEW DELHI : The number of child labourers has risen to 160 million worldwide, with millions more at risk because of the impact of covid-19, and children in India bearing the brunt of the “crisis", the UN has warned.
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