Bachpan Bachao Andolan Founder Kailash Satyarthi speaks on September 18, 2016 in New York City

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Mr Satyarthi was awarded the Nobel peace prize in 2014 for his work to fight baby labour

A duplicate of the Nobel medal awarded to Indian baby rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi has been stolen from his residence within the capital, Delhi.

Mr Satyarthi instructed the BBC that his Nobel certificates was additionally lacking after the housebreaking on Tuesday morning.

He stated no-one was residence on the time of the housebreaking.

Mr Satyarthi was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 for his work to fight baby labour and baby trafficking in India.

He shared the award with Pakistani baby training activist Malala Yousafzai for her work on feminine training.

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Mr Satyarthi stated the Delhi police had been investigating the theft.

“The lock of my home was damaged and my certificates and a duplicate medal had been taken together with just a few different issues. We’re nonetheless assessing what’s lacking,” he stated.

The 63-year-old based Bachpan Bachao Andolan, or the Save the Childhood Motion, which campaigns for baby rights and an finish to human trafficking.

Mr Satyarthi has lengthy campaigned in opposition to baby labour and rescued kids from servitude.

His efforts have seen tens of hundreds of youngsters rescued from hazardous industries and rehabilitated.