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About 24 results for "rehabilitation of manual scavengers"

Government for re-survey of manual scavengers
The Hindu

Rehabilitation of Manual Scavengers

A Self Employment Scheme for Rehabilitation of Manual Scavengers (SRMS) was introduced in January, 2007 to rehabilitate all the remaining manual scavengers and their dependents in alternative occupations. During the implementation of the Scheme, all concerned ... PIB, 7 hours ago
New Survey to Identify Manual Scavengers: Anjaneya New Indian Express, 1 month ago

2 images for "rehabilitation of manual scavengers", 4 months ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 2 months ago

Owners of houses without toilets to be punished

The Tiruchirapalli City Corporation has taken up a series of measures for implementing Manual Scavenging Abolition Act. Legal action will be taken against owners of houses and commercial complex that do not have toilet facilities, said ...
 The Hindu4 days ago

'Made to Clear Human Waste with Hands'

VIRUDHUNAGAR: While law bans manual scavenging, two local government bodies in Virudhunagar in open violation of the existing laws force sanitary workers to clean human excreta often with bare hands. Though the Employment of Manual Scavengers and ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

State notifies three-tier vigilance system against manual scavenging

The Karnataka government has notified the setting up of a three-tier vigilance system for effective implementation of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013. While a monitoring committee, headed by the Social ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Civic body cracks whip on unsanitary toilets, manual scavenging

MADURAI: Unsanitary toilets coming under the Madurai Corporation limits will come under the scanner with the civic body deciding to take stringent action against households and commercial establishments which do not have a proper sanitary toilet ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation body for sanitation regulation

AHMEDABAD: Following the Supreme Court judgment on manual scavenging in December last year as well as the enactment of the new Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and Their Rehabilitation Act, 2013, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) ...
 Times of India2 months ago
Pune Mirror

How deep is your guilt, Mr Commissioner?

PCMC falters on antiscavenging law second time in month; manual scavengers deployed to clean underside of bridge inaugurated by Dy CM Amonth ago, this newspaper published a story ('Trapped in the deep', on June 13) on the practice of manual ...
 Pune Mirror4 days ago Howdeepisyour guilt, Mr Commissioner?  Pune Mirror4 days ago


2 July 2014 The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined fourth and fifth periodic reports of India on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of ...
 United Nations Office at Geneva2 weeks ago CEDAW (Committee on Elimination of Discrimnation Against Women) grilled India on AFSPA  E Pao2 weeks ago

Syntel sponsors global contest on community outreach held by Enactus

Enactus India is holding a contest on sustainability and community outreach - the Enactus India National Competition - on July 1-2 at Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The winners of this contest will go on to represent India at the Enactus World Cup to be ...
 EventFAQs3 weeks ago Students across India All Set to Showcase their Work at the 2014 Enactus India National Competition  Businessworld India3 weeks ago

The everywhere of sanitation: violence, oppression and the body

It is difficult to imagine a more profound illustration of the necessity of sanitation to life itself: two teenage girls venturing into the fields at night, brutally raped, killed and left to hang from a mango tree. They left their homes because ...
 Kashmir Times1 month ago
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