Mysuru, June 26:- School children carried out a march in the city on Tuesday to create awareness against child labour and urged parents to send every child to school.
The march was jointly organised by District Legal Services Authority, Children’s Helpline 1098, Rural Education and Health organisation, Organisation for Development of People (ODP, Bannimantap, Mysuru and Nisarga Foundation.
The rally began at Eidgah Ground near Farooqia High School in Tilaknagar and passed through Pulikeshi Road, Chikkka Veeranna Road and culminated at Farooqia PU College.
Deputy director of Women and Child Welfare Department Padma inaugurated the march and requested the people to help make Mysuru child labour-free.
Director of ODP Swamy, Alex Prashanth Sequeira, Saraswathi and Nanjundaiah of Nisarga Foundation were present. (MR/HN)