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Headload worker found dead in Kerala's Thrissur district; suicide note blames CPM branch secretary

Saji's kin reportedly didn't allow CPM men to pay respect to the body or place a wreath.  They demanded a probe into Saji's death.

published on : 12th April 2022

Headload worker tracks down missing buffalo after 10 days

Headload worker Sundaran of Mundracode in Aanakara here was on Tuesday reunited with his buffalo that went missing 10 days ago.

published on : 9th March 2022

Kerala HC: Headloading is dehumanising work, relic of past  

Said vested interests exploiting their plight; asks state government to rehabilitate such workers 

published on : 15th December 2021

Headload Workers Act a relic of the past: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court on Friday orally observed that the Kerala Headload Workers Act and the unloading and loading works under that Act are ‘relic of the past’. 

published on : 11th December 2021

Kerala High Court asks police to treat 'nokkukooli' as extortion and register a case

The government had passed an order abolishing 'Nokkukooli' but it continues.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Headload workers have no right to handle fragile consignments: Kerala HC

The petitioners said these articles are very “delicate and sophisticated”, thus requiring great care and specialised handling.

published on : 17th October 2021