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Oct 02, 2019
Wildlife Week 2019: Indian fisherfolk transitioning away from tradition is affecting fisheries nationwideCommercial, industrialized fishing operations seek out migrant labour to fill their large manpower needs.
Jun 20, 2019
Assam Police rescues 19 bonded labourers, including a child, from Golaghat; main accused abscondingAltogether 19 persons, including a woman and a child, working as bonded labourers were rescued by police in Golaghat district of Assam, a police officer said on Wednesday. The rescued people were engaged for various works at Anundoram Bora's house in the village. As per the complaint, brokers had supplied the labourers to Bora in exchange of money from various places of Assam.
Jun 23, 2018
Delhi govt issues directions to authorities to rescue, provide financial aid to bonded labourers within 48 hoursDelhi government has issued the SOP to concerned authorities to rescue bonded labourers within 48 hours and to financially assist them
Jul 20, 2017
Odisha govt to identify bonded labourers in state, will spend Rs 4.5 lakh in all 30 districtsOdisha government will identify bonded labourers in the state and has decided to spend Rs 4.5 lakh in each of its 30 districts.
Jul 21, 2016
Govt to release and rehabilitate 1.84 cr bonded labourers by 2030Under the scheme, an assistance of Rs 20,000 per bonded labourer was provided, which was equally borne by central and state governments.
May 31, 2016
Slavery is not yours to keep, servants' quarters are not yours to giveWe have the highest number of slaves in the world and the nation is unmoved by the fact that it has won the gold medal for slavery in the Global Survey Index
Oct 18, 2013
India's slavery shame: Govt to rehabilitate bonded labourers, says RameshConcerned over the prevalence of bonded labour in the country, the government today decided to initiate massive programmes to rehabilitate and provide alternative livelihood for people living in conditions of modern-day slavery.