A charity organization called Manukhta di sewa sab ton waddi sewa rescued an elderly man working as a slave without wages at a Punjab farm. The issue was brought by many people who became familiar with the man working long hours.
The charity came and investigated the issue but the landowners refused to hand him over. The land owner had slaved the man for 40 years and he was detained at the farm.
The slaved man stated he was given minimal food to eat.