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POVERTY AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING

POVERTY AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO HUMAN TRAFFICKINGFor the first time the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has tabulated cases relating to human trafficking and the findings reveal the extent of the problem in Assam and Bengal. According to NCRB records, there were 6,877 human trafficking cases in 2015, and in 51 per cent of these cases the victims were minors. States like Assam, Bengal, Haryana and Bihar have earned the dubious distinction of reporting 85 per cent of the [...]

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