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11,000 manual scavengers identified in 23 states

11,000 manual scavengers identified in 23 states

New Delhi, Aug 21 (PTI) The government has identified 11,000 manual scavengers in 23 states while reviewing the implementation of a law prohibiting manual scavenging. It was also revealed that 4.15 lakh insanitary latrines have, so far, been ... Press Trust of India, 1 day ago
Manual Scavenging Act PIB, 3 weeks ago

Minister for SJE reviews the implementation of Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013

Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot chaired the second meeting of the Central Monitoring Committee here today to review the implementation of the "Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, ...
 PIB1 day ago

Manual scavenging right near SP's office

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Workers engaged in manual scavenging in Hassan on Wednesday. PHOTO: PRAKASH HASSAN TOPICS The city municipal council has attracted a controversy by engaging four persons for manual scavenging near the ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Millennium Post

Manual scavenging continues in India: Minister

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS): The practice of manual scavenging continues in various parts of the country, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot said Tuesday. "The practice of manual scavenging, arising from the continuing ...
 Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago Social justice minister admits manual scavenging still continues  Millennium Post2 weeks ago Welfare Schemes for SCS  Noodls2 weeks ago

Survey of manual scavengers begins in urban areas

: Tamil Nadu has started its survey of manual scavengers in urban areas as mandated by the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and Their Rehabilitation Act, 2013. The survey, which will cover 12 municipal corporations, 124 ...
 The Hindu3 weeks 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 month 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 Express1 month 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

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 Journal4 weeks ago

Inhuman practice on in Surendranagar?

RAJKOT: For 32-year-old dalit youth Lalji Parmar, the day begins with the inhuman practice of scavenging human waste for Surendrnagar-Dudhrej municipality. The lone bread-winner of his four member family, not only has to remove night-soil from dry ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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