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We need a Live Indian Mission, not Clean India mission: Magsaysay Award winner Bezwada Wilson
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SwachhBharat@2: Build smart toilets before cities

By Bezwada Wilson Even as the government has launched the Swachh Bharat Mission on such a large scale, manual scavenging remains a big concern. The government has listed eradication of manual scavenging as one of its objectives under the mission ... Economic Times, 1 month ago
Indian activist frees outcasts from scavenging Philippine Daily Inquirer, 1 month ago

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BWSSB officials in the dock for alleged manual scavenging

An incident of manual scavenging in the city has come to light after a sewerman was allegedly forced to clean a clogged manhole without any safety gear. Senior officials of the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) are now in the dock ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Petition demands survey on number of manual scavengers  Times of India1 month ago Wilson gets first victory as Hyderabad bans manual scavenging  Sunday Guardian Live2 months ago
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"Don't preach to us, Modi"

When Bezwada Wilson learnt that he had been named winner of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for his campaign to stop manual scavenging, he saw it as acknowledgment of being on the right path. My fight to eradicate manual scavenging is still on and I will ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago We need a Prime Minister who protects our freedom: Bezwada Wilson  Business Standard India2 months ago We want a PM who protects our freedom: Bezwada Wilson  Smart Investor2 months ago Magsaysay Award winner Bezwada Wilson: My award goes to those who chose dignity over livelihood  catchnews.com2 months ago

Sanitation workers threaten strike over manual scavenging

Addressing mediapersons here on Friday, Andolan's representatives Kirit Rathod, Jitendra Rathod and Vasudev Charupa said that 40 sanitation workers had died while working in manholes in Ahmedabad. Gujarat Safai Kamdar Adhikar Andolan has threatened ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago

Stinking Delhi: Unheard stories of manual scavengers in national capital, many of whom are educated

According to a survey, there are at least 233 manual scavengers in Delhi. About five of them have studied beyond Class 12th, including one who is a postgraduate. Despite spending 12 long years as a manual scavenger, graduate Neeraj Kumar is yet ...
 India Today1 month ago Existence of manual scavengers a disgrace:High Court  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Compensate kin of manual scavengers: Karunanidhi

DMK leader M. Karunanidhi on Friday urged the State government to immediately announce compensation to the families of the victims of manual scavenging. Recalling the order of the First Bench of the Madras High Court that had ruled that the issue ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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Manual scavenging: HC terms govt. stand on compensation whimsical

Says it will be forced to intervene if necessary action is not taken Identifying and compensating the victims of manual scavenging is an issue which certainly needs the attention of the State government as otherwise, the court would be required ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

The stink in Swachh Bharat: India remains worlds manual scavenging capital

Its the second decade of the 21st century, and India yearns to become an economic superpower. And yet, the citizens of this country have to come to terms with a disgusting truth - that thousands of people are still involved in manual scavenging, the age-old ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

HC asks Centre, AAP govt about steps to rehabilitate manual

The Delhi High Court today asked the Centre and the Delhi government to inform it about the steps taken by them regarding rehabilitation of manual scavengers in the national capital despite a law prohibiting such practice. A bench of Justices Badar ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Indian Express

Madras HC directs Tamil Nadu govt to file report on relief to scavengers kin

About 35 families still remain untraceable, while 49 families were denied rightful compensation in urban areas, and in the case of rural areas it was 28, the court said. The Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu government to file a report ...
 Indian Express1 week ago Madras HC directs TN govt to file report on relief to scavengers' kin  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago HC directs TN govt to file report on relief to scavengers' kin  Press Trust of India1 week ago
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