Trafficking of children of BiharIn Kerala there are about 1170 orphanages and other charitable homes under the control of Srate -level monitoring committee. Most of the children were brought to Kerala from Bihar. The children were brought to Kerala with the consent of their parents. The intrer-state movement is primarily for education. But the Bihar Government filed a petition seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation probe in the alleged trafficking of children to Kerala orphanages.Kerala is the home of literacy. This may uplift the literacy rate of Bihar in future. Bihar Government also knows it. A state level monitoring committee
oversees the function of these institutions.