Child hero – 28th anniversary of murder of former child slave activist Iqbal Masih

April 14, 2023

Iqbal Masih was a former slave carpet weaver since the age of 5.

He became a child activist after he escaped from slavery, working with the Bonded Labour Liberation Front of Pakistan.

He was the winner of the Reebok Prize.

He was murdered on April 16, 1995.

The Society preserves the memory of those who have fallen in the fight against modern slavery.