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. THE FACTORIES ACT [Act No. 63 of 1948] As amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987]      .
. CHAPTER X, Penalties and Procedure .
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99. Penalty for permitting double employment of child

If a child works in a factory on any day on which he has already been working in another factory, the parent or guardian of the child or the person having custody of or control over him or obtaining any direct benefit from his wages, shall be punishable with fine which may extend to 72[one thousand rupees], unless it appears to the Court that the child so worked without the consent or connivance of such parent, guardian or person.

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72. Subs. by Act 20 of 1987

 

 

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