Sanitation Workers
Opinion  /  Published 14.04.20

Strange taste

Readers' Speak: Corona 'sandesh'; sanitation and domestic workers during Covid-19 lockdown...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 08.04.20

Sweeper faints, dies after fogging in Uttar Pradesh

Four Covid-19 patients have died in Uttar Pradesh so far while 343 people have tested positive...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.04.20

Sanitation workers demand safety gear

Around 10,000 sanitation workers living across the state and only a section of them worked with civic bodies and got regular salaries...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

Treasures of the Trash Museum

As the landscape and real estate of New York change over time, so do the things that are discarded by city dwellers...
By Suhashini Sarkar

India  /  Published 25.02.19

Why it won’t wash, Prime Minister

Wash feet of sanitation workers, but why was allocation for rehabilitating manual scavengers reduced by half?...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 06.11.18

Dhanbad mayor wields a broom as trash piles up

Sanitation workers go on strike for timely payment of salaries and bonus; blackmail, cries civic boss...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 24.06.19

Reimagining 'swachhata' without caste prejudice

Ideas of 'swachhata' need to be reimagined so as to prioritize the welfare, security, and dignity of sanitation workers...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 30.05.19

Workers' safety: Laws are just the beginning

The persistent blindness and denial are due to the fact that these workers are from Dalit communities...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.19

The government must invest in modern sanitation

Administrations in every state have long ignored the hideous sufferings of this segment of the population...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 16.06.19

7 die in sewer clean-up

The incident happened shortly after midnight at Darshan Hotel in Fartikui village of Dabhoi tehsil, around 30km from Vadodara...
By PTI in Vadodara


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