10 Things You Must Know About Kailash Satyarthi !

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Meet the Indian who just won The Nobel Peace Prize. He has made us proud, and we know so less about him !

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Source : http://www.scoopwhoop.com 10 Things You Need To Know About The I ndian Who Just Won The Nobel Peace Prize.

1. Kailash Satyarthi was born on January 11, 1954, in Vidisha, located near Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.:

1. Kailash Satyarthi was born on  January 11, 1954 , in Vidisha , located near Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh .

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2. 60-year-old Satyarthi is the 8th Nobel Laureate born in India .

3. He gave up a promising career as an electrical engineer at 26 to dedicate his life to help kids forced into slavery.:

3. He gave up a promising career as an electrical engineer at 26 to dedicate his life to help kids forced into slavery .

4. The founder of ‘Bachpan Bachao Andolan’, he has helped free around 80,000 children from the clutches of slavery and child labour.:

4.  The founder of ‘ Bachpan Bachao Andolan ’, he has helped free around 80,000 children from the clutches of slavery and child labour .

5. He also rescues women from enslavement in filthy factories with deplorable conditions and sexual assault. :

5. He also rescues women from enslavement in filthy factories with deplorable conditions and sexual assault. 

6. He created "Rugmark" which certifies that carpets and rugs sold abroad aren't made by child labourers. :

6. He created " Rugmark " which certifies that carpets and rugs sold abroad aren't made by child labourers.  

7. He is the face of Global March Against Child Labour- a group of 2000 social-purpose organizations and unions active in 140 countries.:

7. He is the face of  Global March Against Child Labour - a group  of 2000 social-purpose organizations and unions active in 140 countries .

8. He heads the South Asian Coalition on Child Servitude (SACCS) to stop exploitation of illegal labour.:

8. He heads the South Asian Coalition on Child Servitude ( SACCS) to stop exploitation of illegal labour.

9. Despite facing false charges and death threats for his work, he continued to work for his vision.:

9. Despite facing false charges and death threats for his work, he continued to work for his vision .

10. His work has been appreciated by Skoll Foundation, the Freedom Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, and the US State Department's Heroes Acting to End Modern-Day Slavery award.:

10.  His work has been appreciated   by Skoll Foundation, the Freedom Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, and the US State Department's Heroes Acting to End Modern-Day Slavery award .

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