The court also directed the State to file a detailed report on the steps initiated to prevent manual scavenging in every district.
This is applicable for both permanent and contract staff.
Both of them fell unconscious in the septic tank, and another person, Venkatesh, managed to get out of the tank immediately after sensing something was wrong.
With tears in her eyes, Mahadevi told Karnataka Safai Karmachari Commission Chairman M Shivanna in Maddur on Thursday that Narayan was not paid salary on time.
The deceased were identified as Murugan (42) and Bagyaraj (40) of Katrambakkam, and Arumugam (50) of Amarambedu, all of them daily wage labourers.
The NHRC has sent many recommendations, including those stated above, to the centre and states, including Union Ministries of Home Affairs, Finance, Social Justice & Empowerment.
Seeks details of rehabilitation of manual scavengers, wants each family to get `40K
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As the govt survey on manual scavengers gets delayed, Ritwika Mitra visits some villages in UP to find that poverty, lack of options and systemic apathy make scores of people pick human excreta.