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Rehabilitation Worry for State's Manual Scavengers
New Indian Express

Rehabilitation Worry for State's Manual Scavengers

BHUBANESWAR:Even as there is no dearth of funds for rehabilitation of manual scavengers, the implementing agencies in the State seem to lack the will to do so. None of the identified manual scavengers in urban pockets of the State have so far been ... New Indian Express, 1 day ago
Millennium Post

Gehlot calls for implementation of Act to end manual scavenging

Chairing the third Central Monitoring Committee, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot stressed on the implementation of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013. The Act ...
 Millennium Post2 months ago PTI - GEHLOT - Gehlot seeks expedition in implementation of scavenging Act  Namibia Press Agency2 months ago Gehlot seeks expedition in implementation of scavenging Act  Business Standard2 months ago T.C. Gehlot chairs 3rd meeting of Central Monitoring Committee  HT Syndication1 month ago

In a bid to end stigma, manual scavengers will tie ...

New Delhi: Several manual scavengers, liberated by an NGO, will tie rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan that falls on Saturday. PM Narendra Modi. PTI The group of five women will also hand over 1,000 rakhis to ...
 Firstpost.com2 days ago Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to Modi  The Statesman2 days ago Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi today  Siasat Daily2 days ago
The Hindu

Manual scavenging rears its ugly head in Bengaluru

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Two persons died while cleaning a manhole at Jayamahal in Bengaluru on Tuesday. Photo : Sudhakara Jain. Two labourers suffocate while trying to clean a manhole in front of Minister's house; two ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Govt. job portal lists manual scavenging as career option  The Hindu3 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Keep Mahamaham 2016 Free of Manual Scavenging, Urges NGO

CHENNAI:Tamil Nadu has a total of 979 identified manual scavengers, the second highest in the country after Uttar Pradesh (2,404), according to figures released by the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. The data also indicates that ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago Step children of Swachh Bharat: How manual scavenging still thrives in Delhi  India Today4 weeks ago Manual scavenging here's proof  Times of India4 weeks ago Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: What about the manual scavengers?  DNA India1 month ago
Hindustan Times

State to hold fresh survey for manual scavengers

File photo for representation only Admitting deficiency in surveying manual scavengers in the state, Maharashtra government has decided to conduct a fresh survey. It is supposed to be completed in one month. The social justice department has also asked all ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Manual Scavengers to be Included Under Odisha Government Plans  New Indian Express1 month ago Rajasthan government orders a fresh survey on manual scavenging  Hindustan Times1 month ago

Karnataka worst in the south in manual scavenging numbers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu File photo: M.A. Sriram The figures may be under-reported as the definition of manual scavengers was amended in 2013. With over 15,000 enumerated manual scavengers in rural parts of the State, ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Census yanks lid off India scavenger stink

New Delhi, July 7: The just released socio-economic and caste census data show more than 1.8 lakh manual scavengers in the country at a time virtually every state government has been denying their existence. Hundreds if not thousands in almost ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Manual scavenging still prevails despite laws  Prokerala1 month ago

Punjab among top 5 manual scavenging states in country

CHANDIGARH: The inhuman job of cleaning night soil manually is still practiced in many parts of rural Punjab, according to the latest figures of the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011. In fact, Punjab is the worst among the northern states ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Manual Scavenging: Man Inhales fumes in Septic Tank, Chokes to Death

CHENNAI: A man choked to death after inhaling poisonous gases inside a septic tank, which he along with his friend cleaned on Monday. Police said Rajendran (30) and Muthu (44), both of Mettukuppam, Thuraipakkam, were asked to clean a septic tank ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago
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