Kailash Satyarthi starts 35-day long Bharat Yatra to fight against child sexual abuse
Indian children's rights and education advocate and an activist against child labour, Kailash Satyarthi has started his 35-day-long nationwide march called 'Bharat Yatra', which is the biggest fight against child sexual abuse, rape and human trafficking.
The 11,000-kilometre 'yatra' will cover 22 states, starting from Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu. The journey will end on 16 October in Delhi.
The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner said that he has declared a war against rape, sexual abuse and child trafficking and with this campaign he hopes to make India safe again for children,
To make a ‘New India’, Satyarthi aims that the girls and boys must be safe in their homes, schools and their neighbourhood and are free and educated.