Sun Dec 01 2013 03:53 • 14 min
Article 32 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: 'The state must protect the child from economic exploitation and from hazardous work or work that interferes with the child’s right to education.'
Imraan was only ten years old when he leaves his parent’s house in rural India. He goes to work in the big city of Delhi so that he can pay the hospital debt of his family.
But this turns out to be an awful experience. He has to work until late at night and there is little food. If he doesn’t work very hard, he gets beaten. Imraan misses his mother, who is sick. What will his future look like?