The Police has requested the public to contact 0112 433 333 to provide information of underage children being employed as domestic workers in Colombo and surrounding areas.
The Police is currently engaged in a special operation to identify minors who have been engaged in illegal labour.
The operation as conducted in the Mutwal and Colpetty Police areas yesterday, with around 30 places inspected based on intelligence information.
Police said the operation will continue today as well.
Police added minors cannot be engaged in employment adding it is a criminal offence.