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About 27 results for "rehabilitation of manual scavengers"

Legislature on Eradication of Manual Scavenging

The Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013” (MS Act, 2013) has been enacted by the Parliament in September, 2013. The Act has come into force with effect from 6.12.2013 in whole of the country, except Jammu & ... PIB, 5 days ago
City Yet to be Free of Manual Scavenging New Indian Express, 6 days ago

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The Hindu

New Survey to Identify Manual Scavengers: Anjaneya

BANGALORE: The state government will conduct a fresh survey to identify and rehabilitate manual scavengers and pourakarmikas, Social Welfare Minister H Anjaneya said on Friday. Speaking at a state-level seminar organised by the National Law School ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Government for re-survey of manual scavengers  The Hindu1 month 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 Hindu1 week 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 Express3 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 Hindu1 month 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

Has law to prohibit manual scavenging been implemented: HC asks

07:27 pm New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response from municipal agencies, especially the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), on whether they have complied with the provisions of the 2013 law prohibiting employment of manual scavengers and are ...
 The Freepress Journal5 days 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 Mirror1 week ago Howdeepisyour guilt, Mr Commissioner?  Pune Mirror1 week 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 Geneva3 weeks ago CEDAW (Committee on Elimination of Discrimnation Against Women) grilled India on AFSPA  E Pao3 weeks ago
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