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Centre working on time-bound eradication of manual scavenging

India: As many as 13,657 manual scavengers have been identified in 13 states, the minister said.


HC asks MCDs to conduct survey on manual scavenging

India: Until the list of people engaged in the profession is made, their rehabilitation process could not begin, said the..


Here, blue stands for women's empowerment

India: Sulabh international founder bindeshwar pathak said that for over a decade, the women have been trained in various..


In Rajasthan, these women are still doing manual scavenging

India: Their children are malnourished with stunted growth.


Manual scavenging: Hardly an election issue

India: The 2011 census has put the number of manual scavengers at 750,000, but activists feels the figure is closer to 1.2..