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Child labour 4 by GMBAkash Child labour 4 by GMBAkash
Child labour is not a new issue in children remain here one of the most vulnerable groups living under threats of hunger, illiteracy, displacement,exploitation,trafficking,physical and mental abuse. Although the issue of child labor has always been discussed, there is hardly any remarkable progress even in terms of mitigation

17.5 percent of total children of the 5-15 age group are engaged in economic activities. many of this children are engage in various hazardous occupations in manufacturing factories. factory owners prefer to employ children as they could pay them less and also able to keep their factories free from trade unionism. a child labour gets taka 400 to 700 ( 1 USD = 70 taka) per month, while an adult worker earns up to taka 5000 per month.

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Chocolatecookiecrumb Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Very impressive photo, really. o.o
ikeysweets Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2011  Student General Artist
It can make one cry... thank u :)
Pania-of-the-Reef Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2010
It is photographs likes these that make me come back to Deviant Art. You truly have a gift as a photojournalist and all of the photographs in your gallery leave my absolutely speechless. Thank you so much for sharing the plight of these children-photography can be a powerful tool to help create change and I really believe that your works can do this!
mysticMuses Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi! I have featured your work in this post - [link] :-):thumbsup:

Obviously, your work is linked back to this page. Please have a look at the post for your satisfaction. If there any kind of problems with me featuring your work, I'll remove your work from the post as soon as you ask me to, because I do not have any intentions of causing trouble to anyone. :-)

If you like the post, it would be great if you could share this post with your friends and leave a comment there! Thanks a lot! :thanks:
towhidabid Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2010
totally amazing !! :D
tCentric-media Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2009
You are truly a "Photojournalist!"

Well done letting us see the plight of the world.
nargynargy Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2008
I have family in bangladesh and they are fortunately more well-off because we can send money back to them in times of need. They're neighbours, however, are not so lucky. The kids in that household had to give up school in order to work in local factories and farmland, and they could easily have been my cousins.
Its important people find out about these things and not turn a blind eye, and its heartening to see someone on DA doing exactly that.
clarelovely Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2008
i love the perspective of this one.

your work is amazing. keep it up!
Obsidian133 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2008
nice composition.
se7leya Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2008
cremetea Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2008
Wonderful... and so disturbing.
CGibbens-Stimson Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2008  Professional Photographer
Hi! This dev is being featured in a collection of "LIFE," March 22, 2008 in my journal here: [link] Hope that's alright! If you prefer to have it removed, please note me and I'll take it down. Thanks! :hug: Cindy
warobruno Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2008  Professional Filmographer
i love the ambience!! it is very good!!
Kaarmen Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2007
fantastic image...and very sad story...
nikhil Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2007  Professional General Artist
Brilliant capture, love the dof...

Great photojournalistic gallery you've got here.
jojodrums Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2007
Amazing photograph. It's disgusting to think this still goes on.
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