General Knowledge - Famous Personalities - Discussion

Discussion :: Famous Personalities - Section 1 (Q.No.24)


Who among the following is a social activist campaigning against child labour?

[A]. Baba Amte
[B]. Shabana Amzi
[C]. Mira Nair
[D]. Swami Agnivesh

Answer: Option D


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Randhir Verma said: (Jan 4, 2012)  
Agnivesh (born 21 September 1939) is an Indian social worker, self-proclaimed Arya Samaj scholar, and a Hindu social activist. He is best known for his work against bonded labour through the Bonded Labour Liberation Front, which he founded in 1981. Agnivesh also founded and became president of the World Council of Arya Samaj, which he describes as an associate of the original Arya Samaj, and served as the chairperson of the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery from 2001 to 2004. He has been consistently doing battles on behalf of the poor, the weak and the defenseless of India.

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