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Apr 24, 2018
Dalit history month: In UP's Chitrakoot upper-caste sanitation workers outsource cleaning to lower-castes, paying them paltry sums as wagesIn Chitrakoot district’s Ramnagar block, we looked at the three villages of Atarsui, Chheebo, and Basingha as a sample, and found that upper caste members are pocketing the 22,000-a-month salary, and outsourcing the dirty jobs to lower-caste workers, paying them on adhoc basis, at paltry sums of Rs 200-300 as daily wages. It is a scam of the worst kind, riding on caste-discrimination.
Apr 08, 2018
Congress will learn from Karnataka on rewarding sanitation workers if voted to power at Centre, says Rahul GandhiCongress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that his party, if voted to power at the Centre, would learn from Karnataka on how to reward sanitation workers.
Oct 17, 2017
Delhi sanitation workers to block roads across three MCDs today; demand instant payment of salaries, arrearsSanitation workers of the three municipal corporations of Delhi (MCDs) have threatened to intensify strike on Tuesday by blocking roads in East Delhi if their demands are not met
Aug 21, 2017
Deceased Delhi sanitation worker's wife demands murder charge against PWD officialsThe wife of a sanitation worker who died while cleaning a sewer in a government hospital stopped authorities from conducting a post mortem on Monday, saying she will not allow it unless the erring PWD officials are booked for murder.
Aug 20, 2017
Delhi: Sanitation worker dies while cleaning sewer at hospital; three others hospitalisedA sanitation worker died while cleaning a sewer at a government hospital in New Delhi on Sunday, while three others were hospitalised, media reports said.
Aug 17, 2017
Nine sanitation workers die in a month in New Delhi, jal board writes to Arvind KejriwalConcerned over the recent deaths of nine sanitation workers while cleaning sewers, the DJB's Karamchari Union has urged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to prevent such incidents by not engaging untrained workers under contractors for this task.
Jul 15, 2017
Four sanitation workers die of asphyxiation while cleaning septic tank in DelhiFour sanitation workers died of asphyxiation while cleaning a septic tank in south Delhi's Ghitorni area on Saturday, police said.
Jan 16, 2017
East Delhi sanitation workers call off strike, municipal corporation says dues will be cleared by MarchSanitation workers on Monday called off their 11-day strike and agreed to lift garbage much to the relief of the east Delhi residents. The MCD Swacchata Karmchari Union had gone on strike demanding payment of pending salaries and arrears.
Jan 11, 2017
Delhi garbage crisis: Dumping on streets unfortunate, but spare a thought for MCD workersFor the five days sanitation workers of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) struck work, a part of Delhi remained a stinking mess. Garbage ruled the roads and stench pervaded the air
Mar 16, 2016
Delhi HC asks civic bodies to pay salary of sanitation workers before 21 MarchThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked Delhi's civic bodies to pay sanitation workers their salaries for February before 21 March.