Special Report: A return to innocence (Aired: June 2005)
PUBLISHED ON: August 7, 2013 | Duration: 17 min, 32 sec
25 children, rescued from sweatshops in Mumbai, are taking a train home to Bihar. 12-year-old Mohd Rehmat speaks gravely of working 13-hour shifts at a zari workshop. His family at home is in debt, he says. Ask the boys if they prefer Mumbai or Bihar and the answer is unanimous – Bihar, they say, because they can play there and not work.