Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi ‘s house was burgled in the early hours of Tuesday which is situated New Delhi, police have said.
Satyarthi is in the US at present. The replica of his Nobel prize has been stolen too among other valuables. The original has been kept at Rashtrapati Bhawan as per protocol.
Kailash Satyarthi was born ‘Kailash Sharma’; 11 January 1954 who is an Indian children’s rights and education advocate and an activist against child labour. He founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan in other names “Save the Childhood Movement” in 1980 and has acted to protect the rights of more than 83,000 children from 144 countries. It is largely because of Satyarthi’s work and activism that the International Labour Organization adopted Convention No. 182 on the worst forms of child labour, which is now a principal guideline for governments around the world.
His work has award him many international awards including the Nobel peace award in 2014 sharing with Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan.