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- In the intro, mention the figures about the number of child labour in India.
- In the body mention the policy measures and their impacts such as Mid Day Meal, MGNREGA 2005, Right to Education 2009, implementation of National Child Labour Project, ratifying ILO conventions etc. In the impact mention impact of pandemic on parents income and livelihood, adoption of online mode of education and consequent digital divide etc. In the measures to mitigate the impact, suggest need for affirmative actions.
- Conclude by mentioning the need to take into account the impact of pandemic and need for policy measures to mitigate it