Manhole Death
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Tirupati manhole mishap: Death toll rises to three, Andhra Pradesh MAUD minister seeks report

MAUD minister Audimulapu Suresh sought a report on the measures taken for the safety of sewage workers.

published on : 17th June 2022
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Delhi: Man enters sewer pit to collect waste, dies: another enters for rescue, also loses life

Abdul Salam, a ragpicker, was removing the lid of the sewer and had entered inside the sewer to collect plastic waste items but did not come out, Chitaranjan who went for rescue also lost his life.

published on : 28th April 2022
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Tamil Nadu tops list of manhole deaths in India

Demanding strict ban on manual scavenging, activists have urged the Union and State governments to take proactive steps on the matter.

published on : 23rd April 2022
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'Tamil Nadu tops list of manhole deaths in India': National Commission for Safai Karamcharis data

The multiple awareness programmes and crackdown measures have not stopped Tamil Nadu from getting the dubious distinction of being first in manhole deaths in the country. 

published on : 23rd April 2022