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Nepal (128) > Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons (8)
||Begging (Prohibition) Act, 1962.
||Hazardous child labour
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||English translation Nepal Law Commission, Nepal PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-08-11)
||Prohibits guardians of children from letting them beg and the giving of money to beggers. Violations are punishable by a fine or three months imprisonment or both.