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- Children below the age of 14 allowed to work in select ‘non-hazardous’ family enterprises.
- The prohibition on child labour would not apply if they were helping the family in fields, forests and home-based work after school hours or during vacations.
- Child right activists, however, have opposed the move, saying the proposal could be used to deny education to the girl child.
- Family businesses have been given a wide definition and cover any job, profession, or business performed primarily by family members.