Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:53PM
Almost 20,000 women and children were victims of human trafficking in India last year.
Almost 20,000 women and children were victims of human trafficking in India last year.

Shahana Butt
Press TV, New Delhi

A recent annual report published by the government of India has revealed a 25 percent hike in human trafficking cases. Almost 20,000 women and children were victims of human trafficking in India last year. However, critics say these numbers are only the tip of the iceberg and many of the cases go unreported.