Pandemic worsens the state of child labour in Karnataka

In the list of states with the highest incidence of child labour cases, Karnataka stands in the ninth position. Barren land in the middle of fields of Bheemanakatte village, only a few kilometers away from Kengeri, is home to a small community of construction workers and their families. It is surrounded by an array of […]

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Second wave cracks down on already struggling garment workers

Right when everyone thought India’s battle with covid-19 was a success story, the second wave struck the country turned it into a cautionary tale and left the future of garment works in the dark. Bengaluru: With wages she earned as a garment worker at one of the manufacturing units, in Bangalore, Rajama said she normally […]

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Employment Looms like a Mirage for the People of Hoovina Hadagali

Schemes like NREGA, Rajeev Gandhi Scheme and Sanjeevni don’t ensure employment and wages to the people, the subpar labour conditions are ignored by the officials In a small village of Sougi, Savita and her husband Devraj work under the hot sun near their farmland. They start their shift early in the morning at 8 am […]

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