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Rights Watch | 2 January 2023

6 lakh Dalits held in bonded labour in Sindh Mirpurkhas: Approximately 600,000 Dalits in Sindh are suffering forced labor by landowners, according to the Scheduled...

Workers decry unplanned closure of brick kilns

November 3rd, 2020; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; Today, hundreds of Kiln Workers staged a protest against the government's decision to shut down brick kilns from Nov 8th. Per the worker’s while, kiln owners have been given subsidies & Tax Breaks, no such provision has been made for the workers.

Bonded laborers decry elites’ apathy

September 21st, 2020; By Asra Haque; LAHORE; On the 32nd anniversary of the Darshan Masih Case, BRIC Pakistan (a non-profit organization founded by Liaqat Javed Masih) celebrated “Freedom Day” to honor 22 of the surviving 30 laborers who laid the foundation of the Bonded Labour Act of 1992.