Manual Scavengers Death

Hyderabad: Search still on for man washed away in manhole 

The police have filed a case against contractor B Yellaiah under the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013 and 304 A (Causing death by negligence) of IPC.

published on : 6th August 2021

1 killed while cleaning manhole in Hyderabad

The body of one worker Shiva, 25, has been pulled out of the manhole while the rescuers could not locate the other worker Anjaiah.

published on : 5th August 2021

NHRC warns of coercive action against Gujarat Chief Secy over death cases of manual scavengers

According to the notice of the NHRC, the state authorities stated that out of 152 cases, 19 cases do not pertain to this department.

published on : 11th May 2021