Manual Scavenging Kills: 88 Lives Lost In the Last Three Years

The Logical Indian

July 11th, 2019


Despite a ban on manual scavenging, 88 deaths of manual scavenger were reported in the past three years, according to the Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry. Of 620 deaths reported since 1993, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat lead the chart with 144 and 131 cases, respectively.

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