MEGHALAYA NEWS

Street play on human trafficking

A Reporter
SHILLONG, May 22: Martin Luther Christian University, through the Department of Tourism and Travel Management today organised an awareness programme in the form of a street play to spread awareness on the evil of human trafficking that has has gripped the society.. The students of Masters in Tourism and Travel Management 2nd semester performed a short play in the market area of Nongpoh in front of a crowd comprising shopkeepers, buyers and school students.  The awareness programme was entiled “Human Trafficking: A prevalent issue in tourist destinations”. ? The rise and success of a tourist destination also contributes to the rise of human trafficking, in which either human traffickers provide cheap and illegal labour in these destinations or they lure and kidnap the locals for trafficking.