Bal Arakshaks : India’s Youngest Police Officers

52" Reportage, Producer/Director, aired on ARTE France/Germany January 2014

In the state of Chhattisgarh, an ancient set of laws is still enforced: after the death of a police officer, their son or daughter can claim their job. By the age of 6, many children are putting on police uniforms and taking on the work of their parents.