Mirpurkhas: Court frees 36 bonded labourers
MIRPURKHAS: The district and sessions court of Mirpurkhas set free 36 bonded labourers, including women and children, after recording their statements here on Monday.
Ramzan Khaskheli and Dhanji Kolhi had complained to the court in separate applications that 36 bonded labourers were detained at the farmland of Ameen Mangrio and Umer Mari who forced them to work without wages or share in the harvest.
The court directed the area police to recover the bonded labourers from illegal confinement. Police raided the farms on Sunday, recovered 36 labourers and produced them in court on Monday.