KARACHI: The Government of Sindh has determined to conduct survey of brick kilns working within the province, ARY News reported on Saturday.
The provincial authorities has declared surroundings NOC obligatory for the brick kilns working in Sindh.
Provincial Minister for Environment Ismail Rahu has directed surroundings officers to conduct survey of brick kilns within the province.
Minister has directed the officers of Sindh Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) to examine and hint the brick kilns concerned in spreading environmental air pollution.
Brick kilns should take an NOC from the surroundings division for working within the province.
Ismail Rahu additionally directed for shifting of brick kilns, working in city centres, to outdoors of cities.
Reports about bonded-labourers camps have steadily surfaced within the native media.
Bonded labour has been outlawed in Pakistan and most different affected nations consistent with the UN conventions on human rights.
It is a sort of pressured labour and in line with media experiences, greater than 4 million folks, together with ladies and kids, work in almost 20,000 brick kilns throughout Pakistan to repay household loans taken from the enterprise homeowners.