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I recount my child Ashraf who worked as domestic labour in the house of an IAS officer in Delhi in 1994. He was brutally beaten up and thrown to the streets, after being blamed for taking a sip of milk kept for the officer’s children. What followed was a long, protracted fight for justice that resulted in criminalising employment of children for domestic work in India..
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