There's still child labour on movie sets: Sarika

By Ruchika Kher

Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Seasoned actress Sarika, who started her career as a child artist in the late 1960s, says in over four decades there has been no marked improvement in the condition of young ones on movie sets and it can still be called "child labour".

"Basic problems are still the same. It is said they have teachers coming on sets and proper time is given for homework, but nothing of that sort happens. It never used to happen then and things are still the same," the 48-year-old, who is a mother of two daughters, told IANS in an interview.

"It's more glamourised now, but it can still be termed as child labour. Children