safai karamchari

Justice evades manual scavenging victims in Tamil Nadu, reveals study 

The report was released during an event jointly organised by the SASY, Safai Karamchari Andolan (SKA) and other organisations working towards the eradication of manual scavenging practice.

published on : 9th January 2023

Delhi High Court laments death of two people in sewer

A sweeper and a security guard died on September 9 in Outer Delhi's Mundka area after they inhaled toxic gases inside a sewer.

published on : 27th September 2022

Kejriwal hosts sanitation worker's family from Gujarat over lunch at his residence

Harsh Solanki, a sanitation worker from Gujarat, along with his family, also visited a Delhi government school and a hospital.

published on : 26th September 2022

Deaths in sewer: Delhi HC seeks reply of police, DDA

When the sweeper had gone down to clean the sewer, he fainted and the guard followed to rescue him and he also fell unconscious, the police said.

published on : 22nd September 2022

'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