Self Employment Scheme For Rehabilitation Of Manual Scavengers
Opinion  /  Published 01.03.19

Photo ops without budget allocations

Government departments in India excel in circular arguments. The ministry of social justice and empowerment explained the drastic reduction of funds allocated to the Self Employment Scheme for Rehabil...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 25.02.19

Why it won’t wash, Prime Minister

Wash the feet but slash the cash — that is the charge snapping at the heels of Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he self-promoted his gesture honouring five sanitation workers in Allahabad on Sunda...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.02.20

Manual scavengers die, funds stagnant

The 2020-21 Union budget has set aside the same amount allocated last year for rehabilitating manual scavengers, although 2019 recorded the highest number of fatalities among sewerage workers in recen...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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