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‘Help rehabilitate manual scavengers’

The Madras High Court has expressed hope that the State government would take necessary steps to instil confidence among manual scavengers to come forward and get themselves identified so that they co... The Hindu, 5 days ago
Help rehabilitate manual scavengers The Hindu, 4 days ago

Instill Confidence in Scavengers to Get Rehabilitation

CHENNAI: The first bench of the Madras High Court comprising Chief Justice SK Kaul and Justice MM Sundresh directed the State government to instil confidence in the minds of the manual scavengers to identify themselves so that they can be ...
 New Indian Express5 days ago Give counsel to manual scavengers in spl camps: HC  Times of India5 days ago

Delhi HC calls foul on gov claim that manual scavengers don't exist in Delhi

Rapping government agencies for trying to block benefits intended for manual scavengers, the Delhi high court on Wednesday refused to accept submissions that there were no manual scavengers in Delhi despite the existence of unsanitary lavatories not ...
 Legally India1 week ago HC refuses to accept Delhi has no manual scavenger  ProKerala.com1 week ago

10 manual scavengers employed by Metrowater have died in Chennai since 2011

CHENNAI: Although manual scavenging has been banned in the country, Metrowater continues to flout the law by sending workers down manholes and sewage pits, sometimes to their deaths, in a bid to cut costs or make up for lack of equipment. As many as ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Despite nationwide ban, 10 manual scavengers died in city since 2010  Times of India2 weeks ago Manual Scavenger Data Fudging?  New Indian Express1 month ago

Track these job destruction numbers

Surveys conducted by activists estimate that there are over 1.2 million manual scavengers in India As numbers become data and move from being just a random rearrangement of 0-9, they speak volumes about peoples, nations, and their objectives.
 The Hindu2 weeks ago 18 manual scavengers died in past three years in Karnataka  Times of India1 month ago Fresh survey ordered to establish number of manual scavengers  The Hindu1 month ago

Centre to conduct own survey on manual scavenging after States provides poor data

NEW DELHI: Freedom from manual scavenging by 2019 was one of the first promises of PM Narendra Modi but the Centre after having failed to get the actual number of scavengers from states, is now likely to go for an independent third -party survey. ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

23 years after abolishment, life of manual scavengers hasn't changed. Will today be any different?

Today, United Nations will commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B. R. Ambedkar, a day before his birthday. Dr Ambedkar, a principal architect in drafting India's constitution, made significant strides in the upliftment of Dalits by giving ...
 Yourstory.in3 weeks ago

Bengaluru: For manual scavengers, it's safety down the hole

Bengaluru: When we earn Rs 1,000 in a couple of hours, why should we slog for eight hours to earn a few thousand? This is the job our forefathers did and we will continue to do this for the rest of our lives. We are content with this job, says ...
 Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago
Times of India

For 1.8L manual scavengers, swachh life is a distant dream

NEW DELHI: "I get up in the morning, and on an empty stomach, go to lift mael (faeces). I take a bath when I return, but I still feel dirty. I don't feel like eating because I see faeces everywhere — on myself, in my food. The feeling of being ...
 Times of India1 month ago For 1.8 lakh manual scavengers, swachh life is a distant dream  Economic Times1 month ago

Large Number of Insanitary Latrine Exists: HC

Delhi High Court today said it was surprising that various government bodies have maintained that no manual scavengers were there in the national capital but admittedly a large number of insanitary latrines exists here. "It is surprising that ...
 Outlook India1 week ago
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