Harmful personal and physical effects of child labor A. Low pay B. Very long work hours C. Forbids children. Child labor is not a new phenomenon by any means; it has been going on for years and has become a social issue.
Any kind of work that takes away the potential, dignity, and very vital the childhood of any child is referred to as child labor. It is linked with jobs that are considered to be damaging for the mental as well as physical development of a child. Unluckily, statistics shows that the maximum number of cases related to child labor happens in India every year. We can see children below 14 years age employed in different types of jobs.
Child Labor or Child Labour refers to the oppression of a child at his or her young and tender age, and making this child do the things that are originally meant to be done by adults. It therefore stands as a vice as it leads to the oppression of the under aged. Child labor is caused by poverty which compels children to step up and try to be sources of provision for their families.