A young boy about age 13 carries mud to a construction site. Photo: Sushree
A young boy about age 14 carries mud to a construction site. Such children stay back to work and earn a living due to extreme poverty. They cannot afford to go to school. Photo: Sushree.
A young boy of about 8 years drinks tea on the side of the road. His father is turned around. Such kids help parents with chores to help their family make a daily living. Photo: Sushree.
This girl does not belong to any circus but has trained to walk the tight rope so that she and her family can earn enough to have a bite to eat before they sleep out in the open.
This is all they have, the push-cart, self made, the father pushes the son along a main street.
Girl cutting brick stones another example of hard child labor.
A baby sleeps on a dirty pavement, making this child vulnerable to mosquito bites that could lead to the deadly Malaria. Photo: Sushree
Kids collecting recyclables in a trash landfill. They walk barefoot and are susceptible to cutting their foot on shards of glass, nail, wires, disposable syringes, wild thorns, poisonous insects, and the like.
This little girl plays with a broken plastic toy in wet clay.
A poor girl helping her family get drinking water from a nearby source of water.