Beedi

Thin, inexpensive cigarettes common in South Asia; sometimes rolled by children.

Factory owner beats 10-yr-old worker to death

April 18, 2011

Indrani Basu, TNN | Apr 18, 2011, 04.24am IST [from the Times of India:] NEW DELHI: Delhi was again confronted with the ugly truth of child labour in its midst when a 10-year-old migrant working in a beedi-making unit died after being allegedly beaten up by his employer. The boy was about to be buried on Sunday morning when an […]